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Robotics Researchers Build Bionic Man With Functioning Organs
2013-10-12 08:43:43

Four decades ago, the “bionic man” was just the product of a sci-fi television show writer’s imagination. On Friday, an actual robot, assembled and featuring realistic human body parts, was featured during the New York Comic Con.

Bionic Leg Controlled By Brain
2013-10-01 15:38:51

Researchers have developed a system that utilizes neural signals to control a bionic leg, improving on prosthetic legs that typically relied on robotic sensors and remote controls.

2013-09-17 23:30:21

With a focus on creating a sustainable infrastructure to support the lifetimes needs of amputees, Tennessee based, Standing With Hope, is providing hope to amputees - one leg at a time.

2013-08-24 23:01:15

Transparency Market Research published new "Artificial Vital Organs and Medical Bionics Market (Artificial Heart, Kidney, Liver, Pancreas & Lungs, Ear Bionics, Vision Bionics, Exoskeletons,

2013-08-06 23:26:31

Standing With Hope seeks to gather 500 used prostheses by December 2013.

2013-07-09 23:25:08

Standing With Hope seeks to gather 500 used prostheses by December 2013.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.