Artificial limb

05.17.12
Mind-operated robot arm helps paralyzed woman have her cup o' joe (video)
05.17.12

Mind-operated robot arm helps paralyzed woman have her cup o' joe (video)

Researchers at the Braingate2 consortium have made a breakthrough that allows people with spinal c...

By S. Dent,   05.17.12
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10.25.11
Stanford builds super-stretchy skin sensor out of carbon nanotubes (video)
10.25.11

Stanford builds super-stretchy skin sensor out of carbon nanotubes (video)

An artificial skin that senses pressure, pinches and touch sounds like a macguffin from The Out...

By D. Cooper,   10.25.11
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10.06.11
Monkeys control virtual arm with their brains, may herald breakthrough for paraplegics
10.06.11

Monkeys control virtual arm with their brains, may herald breakthrough for paraplegics

Monkey mind-controlled arm: It sounds like the name of an awesomely terrible sci-fi film or a fledgl...

By A. Toor,   10.06.11
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09.14.06
First woman gets bionic arm
09.14.06

First woman gets bionic arm

As The Washington Post reports, 26-year old Claudia Mitchell has become the fourth person and first...

By D. Melanson,   09.14.06
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