bionics
Neuroprosthetics
Neuroprosthetics
Eric C. Leuthardt, Jarod L. Roland, Wilson Z. Ray | Nov 1, 2014
Linking the human nervous system to computers is providing unprecedented control of artificial limbs and restoring lost sensory function.
The Bionic Eye
The Bionic Eye
Various Researchers | Oct 1, 2014
Using the latest technologies, researchers are constructing novel prosthetic devices to restore vision in the blind.
Robo Retina
Robo Retina
Daniel Palanker | Oct 1, 2014
Learn about the photovoltaic retinal prosthesis from one of its developers, Daniel Palanker of Stanford University.
Paralyzed Man Kicks Off World Cup
Paralyzed Man Kicks Off World Cup
Bob Grant | Jun 13, 2014
Wearing an exoskeleton that relayed signals from his brain to his legs, a 29-year-old with complete paralysis of the lower trunk performed the ceremonial first kick of the international sporting event.