New Prosthetic Allows Amputees to Walk and Swim Without Changing Legs
New 3D-printed prosthetic design helps amputees stay active in the water.
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This Is How 'Suspiria' Pulled Off Its Most Gruesome, Puke-Inducing Scenes
It turns out no one actually ripped their body apart for the sake of the film.
This Robotic Hand Can Shift Gears to Catch a Beer Can and Crush It
By creating a lightweight, 3D-printed “transmission,” engineers were able to build a hand that is strong when it needs to be and fast when it needs to be.
Watch This Humanoid Robot Doing Pushups and Crunches and Reckon with Your Own Mortality
Researchers say the robots will help with the development of prostheses.
How We'll Eventually Control Everything With Our Minds
Brain-controlled computers are currently helping paralyzed patients, but one day they might be used to control everything around you.
Watch a Prosthetic Third Thumb Play Guitar and Hold Wine Glasses
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This Bionic Hand Uses AI to Grab Things Automatically
It feels more like a real hand.
People Around the World Are Now Printing Their Own Body Parts
For those who are missing limbs, 3D printing can make new prosthetics faster, cheaper, and better.
The Man/Machine Interface Just Got an Upgrade
New prosthetic technology uses signals from spinal motor neurons for improved performance.
This Bionic Nerf Gun Can Be Fired Without a Hand
Parisian maker collective Hackerloop has lots of Nerf battles. They wanted their friend with no hand to be able to join in the fun, so they built him a custom nonlethal weapon.
The Brain Can Adopt Prosthetics As Its Own, Study Says
Using electric brain stimulation, researchers tricked people into accepting a rubber hand as part of their body.
What It’s Like to Live With a Bionic Hand
Nicky Ashwell was born without her right hand, but that’s never held her back.