• 1998 - The first experiments with a radio-frequency identification (RFID) implant were carried out in 1998 by the British scientist Kevin Warwick. This is your epidermis … His implant was used to open doors, switch on lights, and cause verbal output within a building. After nine days the implant was removed and has since been held in the Science Museum in London. Human Microchipping Is Here, and It’s About to Rock Your Skin’s World Soon it will open your front door, start your car, and provide your entire medical history.