CYBORGS

CYBORGS

Cyborg Plant Controls a Robot to Move Itself Towards Light

A plant-robot cyborg developed by researchers at MIT uses electrodes, light detectors, and wheels to save a plant from perishing.
Caroline Haskins
12.4.18
CYBORGS

Watch a Human Mind-Control a Cyborg Mouse

A group of researchers used optogenetics and brain implants to make mice ignore sex and food.
Samantha Cole
3.30.18
Features

The Musicians Who Knew We'll Be Cyborgs Soon

How late-70s and early-80s electronic pop from Kraftwerk, Devo, and Young Marble Giants warned us of our post-human future.
Joe Bucciero
7.11.17
Photography

The Americans Who Stick Gadgets Under Their Skin

'Grinders,' a new photo book from Hannes Wiedemann, gives a behind-the-scenes look at American biohackers.
Dyllan Furness
6.14.17
CYBORGS

Neural Interfacing Will Create a 'Cosmic Oneness' With Your Phone

"The dystopian version is something like the Borg."
Malone Mullin
6.9.17
CGI art

Humanoid Machines Live in Harmony with Nature in These CG Artworks

Digital artist Marcus Conge shows cybernetic beings as part of nature, not apart from it.
DJ Pangburn
5.9.17
Illustrations

These Erotic Cyborg Women Don't Give a Single F*ck

Artist Cult of Dang brings sexuality and violence together in a brilliant illustrated homage to manga.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
4.15.17
reanimation

Quadriplegic Man Regains Use of Arms with Brain-Computer Interface

So far the system is only temporary, but offers new hope for paralysis.
Michael Byrne
3.28.17
CYBORGS

Human Enhancement is Happening Whether You Like it or Not

Bionics are taking hold outside of straight-up medical needs. What are we so afraid of?
Alexandra Ossola
3.24.17
THE FUTURE OF TECH ISSUE

Implants, Artificial Lungs, and Other Technologies Could Change Medicine Forever

Haisam Hussein explores our cyborg future in this month's infographic.
Haisam Hussein
2.21.17
Art

Female Cyborg Illustrations Illuminate with Acid Colors

Artist Nick Giasullo explores feminism in a cybernetic post-gender world.
Masha (Maria) Koblyakova
2.7.17
this shit isn't going to stop

Mark Helfrich's Downfall Is A Reminder Of Why Nick Saban Is Special

The unsolvable riddle behind Saban's enduring success is discipline
Mike Piellucci
1.13.17
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