Derby the dog gets better 3D-printed paw prosthetics
He walks and sits more like other dogs now.
Scientists make an artificial heart out of foam
Cornell's new foam heart is a peek at a future of softer, smarter transplants.
Young amputees will soon get 'Iron Man' and 'Star Wars' bionic hands
Open Bionics has teamed up with Disney to develop bionic hands inspired by Iron Man, Star Wars and Frozen.
Prosthetic hand restores a man's sense of touch
DARPA has successfully tested a prosthetic hand that delivers a "near-natural" sense of touch.
Bionic leg climbs stairs with ease
As advanced as prosthetic feet and legs have become, they're frequently lousy with stairs. You usu...
Prosthetic foot only needs 'mind control' for movement
During a press conference in Copenhagen on Wednesday, prosthetics manufacturer Ossur announced the...
Wounded turtle can return to the ocean thanks to a 3D-printed beak
Look, we know this sea turtle's prosthetic beak has a tragic backstory, but it sure makes the rept...
'Thinking cap' controls prosthetic arm with thoughts, not surgery
The ability to control prosthetics with only the power of your mind has been around for a while, b...
Super-precise artificial hand uses smart wires as muscles
As a rule, bionic hands are clunky contraptions made of motors, pneumatics and other machinery tha...