DARPA has laid the groundwork for thought-powered prosthetics
The tech blocks out Earth's magnetic field so brain power can take control.
New neural interface restores severed spinal connections without wires
The advance could lead to new rehabilitation treatments for humans.
ICYMI: Robots want us to rely on them for daily tasks
It’s all fun and games until they discover us as a battery source.
Graphene key to promising treatment for spinal cord injuries
A rat with a severed spinal cord had "almost perfect motor control" after two weeks.
Flexible spinal cord implants will let paralyzed people walk
Doctors dream of helping the paralzyed walk through implants that stimulate their spinal cords, bu...
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...
FCC grants radio spectrum to muscle-stimulating wireless devices for paralysis patients
The medical community is all smiles today, because the FCC has decided to allocate a chunk of radio...
Researchers create spinal cord connectors from human stem cells, heralding breakthrough
It's taken many years and more than a bit of brainpower, but researchers at the University of Cen...
Paralyzed man can stand and walk again, thanks to spinal implant
Here's an amazing story to end your week on a high note: a 25-year-old paraplegic is now walking aga...