Will Exoskeletons Give Us Superpowers?
All the strength of a body builder, with none of the body oil. We test out the latest bionic enhancements in the first episode of FLUX.
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Watch As These Exoskeletons Auto-Adjust To People’s Steps
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon created an algorithm that lets the exoskeleton evolve midstep.
Watch the Highlights of the Most Futuristic Version of the Olympics
The Cybathlon is where athletes with disabilities use robotics to compete.
This Robotic Suit Wants to Make Your Grandparents Superpowered
Superflex, a new startup founded out of the same company that made Siri and a DARPA program, wants to bring 'powered clothing' to elderly people in 2018.
A New Device Harvests Energy From Your Body as You Walk and Swing Your Arms
It could power prosthetics and wearable devices in the future.
Review Board Rules Health Insurance Must Cover Robotic Exoskeletons
They're expensive, but "medically necessary."
Robot Exoskeletons Are Coming to Japan's Airports
Soon there'll be no excuse to retire.
Superhuman Sports: The Japanese Society Turning Athletics into a Video Game
A group of researchers, games developers, and athletes want to enhance human sporting abilities with virtual reality and exoskeletons.
Is the human body becoming obsolete?
An inquiry about technology replacing human bodies and flesh.
Fix Discriminatory Attitudes and Broken Sidewalks, Not Humans
This piece is a rebuttal to Zoltan Istvan's editorial about broken sidewalks in Los Angeles.
In the Transhumanist Age, We Should Be Repairing Disabilities, Not Sidewalks
Where we're going, we don't need sidewalks.
This Spring-Powered Exoskeleton Improves Inefficient Human Walking
Springs are lighter and less power-hungry than motors.