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2013-10-23 23:04:18

Bionic Man Unveiled at the Smithsonian’s National Air and Space Museum and “The Incredible Bionic Man” Documentary Now Airing on Smithsonian Channel Santa Clara, CA (PRWEB) October 23, 2013 NeoSpeech, a leader in text-to-speech (TTS) software and speech-enabled solutions, has announced that the NeoSpeech text-to-speech voice Paul is featured as a part of a bionic man named, “Frank,” and also in Smithsonian Channel documentary, “The Incredible Bionic Man.” A team of engineers...

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

[ Watch the Video: Say Hello To The Bionic Man ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online 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. Richard Walker, managing director of Shadow Robot Company and the lead roboticist on the project, told the Associated Press (AP) the bionic man...

Bionic Man Unveiled At London's Science Museum
2013-02-07 08:17:39

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online He´s not quite Steve Austin, but with prosthetic hands, hips, knees and even a face, Rex is the closest thing to a bionic man that science has yet to produce. Built by scientists from the Shadow robotics team, Rex is being shown off more as proof that medical science is getting closer to being able to synthesize and stitch together human body parts. The Shadow team recently unveiled Rex at the Science Museum in London...

Bionic Leg Makes Amputee Faster On His Feet
2012-01-24 04:52:03

[ Watch the Video ] This powered prosthetic is better at anticipating the next move Craig Hutto considers himself part bionic man. In 2005, doctors amputated his leg after a shark attacked him during a fishing trip off the Florida Gulf Coast. "I was 16 years old at the time," recalls Hutto. "My brother heard me yell: 'What was that?' He saw something take me under; he saw the back fin of the shark. There was so much tissue damage and so much flesh gone that it was just irreparable."...

2011-02-16 13:15:00

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OVERVIEW: She can jump to the top of high buildings, single-handedly battle vicious thugs, run down high-speed vehicles and hear top-secret codes. Primetime Emmy® Award-winner Lindsay Wagner is Jaime Sommers, "The Bionic Woman," and she's back for more thrilling adventures in the gripping second season. Now the world's first female cyborg is on her own to test the limits of her incredible state-of-the-art...


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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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