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A decade on, Segway creator's prosthetic arm will arrive at the end of the year
# Bionic Arm
# Bionic Arm

A decade on, Segway creator's prosthetic arm will arrive at the end of the year

Jul 11th 2016, 4:49 PM 14,669 Views 11 Comments

The advanced prosthetic arm can grab light and heavy objects without dropping or breaking them.

This bionic fingertip allows amputees to feel rough and smooth textures
# Touchy Feely
# Touchy Feely

This bionic fingertip allows amputees to feel rough and smooth textures

Mar 8th 2016, 2:11 PM 6,408 Views 0 Comments

The wearer is able to tell the difference between rough and smooth surfaces almost every time.

Controlling prosthetics with your mind is one step closer to being a reality
# Mind Control
# Mind Control

Controlling prosthetics with your mind is one step closer to being a reality

Mar 3rd 2016, 10:13 AM 6,296 Views 1 Comment

By mapping and tracking specific parts of the brain, users can move individual fingers of a prosthetic arm.

Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits
# Feat
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# Feat

Quadruple amputee completes icy swim across the Bering Straits

Aug 18th 2012, 11:25 AM 5,196 Views 8 Comments

Frenchman Phillippe Croizon braved near-freezing temperatures to swim the 4k stretch that links America and Asia.