News Stories relating to "cyborg"
Friday, July 4, 2014
Watching the first kick of the football at the start of this year's World Cup was a very special moment, as the kick was taken by a paraplegic wearing an amazing mind-controlled exo-skeleton.
Juliano Pinto, a 29-year-old Brazilian man suffering from paralysis in his lower body, was able to control the legs of the special suit using...
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
A new plastic material, inspired by the clotting action of human blood, has been created by engineers at the University of Illinois.
The plastic contains a network of "capillaries" that mimic the action of blood vessels in the human body, delivering chemicals to "heal" and repair damaged plastic "tissue....