Exoskeleton

09.06.15
Robotic exoskeleton and zaps of electricity helped man walk again
09.06.15

Robotic exoskeleton and zaps of electricity helped man walk again

It's not the first time Mark Pollock tested Ekso Bionics' exoskeleton, but he can now move more na...

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08.20.15
Japan's top oil company is building an 'Aliens' power loader
08.20.15

Japan's top oil company is building an 'Aliens' power loader

This is turning out to be an awesome week for powered exoskeletons. First, America's MegaBot clear...

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08.19.15
ICYMI: Thought-controlled exoskeleton, textingbrella & more
08.19.15

ICYMI: Thought-controlled exoskeleton, textingbrella & more

Catch up with #ICYMI on: Thought-controlled exoskeletons walking around a lab in Korea and an advertisement for a redesigned handle on an umbrella making us crazy.

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08.18.15
Lower-limb exoskeleton is controlled by looking at flashing lights
08.18.15

Lower-limb exoskeleton is controlled by looking at flashing lights

"For instance, if the left light blinks, it's a command to walk towards that direction."

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08.05.15
ICYMI: 3D-printed meds, old-man exoskeleton and more
08.05.15

ICYMI: 3D-printed meds, old-man exoskeleton and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: An exoskeleton to mimic the effects of aging is teaching empathy...

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07.05.15
Army exoskeleton prototype helps soldiers learn to shoot
07.05.15

Army exoskeleton prototype helps soldiers learn to shoot

Foot soldiers thrive on their shooting skills, but learning expert marksmanship can take a long, l...

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06.23.15
Cockroach-inspired robot can squeeze through tight spaces
06.23.15

Cockroach-inspired robot can squeeze through tight spaces

Researchers at UC Berkeley have developed a robotic cockroach that can crawl through the tightest...

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04.02.15
These exoskeleton heels could help stroke victims walk again
04.02.15

These exoskeleton heels could help stroke victims walk again

It isn't quite the soft exosuit that DARPA's working on, but scientists have developed a lightweig...

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09.12.14
DARPA is funding the development of a soft, fabric-based exoskeleton
09.12.14

DARPA is funding the development of a soft, fabric-based exoskeleton

When someone says "exoskeleton," it's easy to imagine a clunky contraption made of metal, like the...

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