Cyborg
A cyborg (short for "cybernetic organism") is a theoretical or fictional being with both organic and biomechatronic parts. The term was coined in 1960 by Manfred Clynes and Nathan S. Kline. D. S. Hal...
Spotwelding robots - Automotive industry
Spotwelding robots - Automotive industry
Cancer Cells Engineered to Fight Their Own Kind
Scientists Engineer Cancer Cells to Fight their Own Kind.
Robotic harvester picks strawberries
This robotic strawberry harvester saves farmers hours of time and effort
Robotic coffee bar
This robotic coffee bar can prepare 3 drinks in 40 seconds.
The first synthetic embryo has been born
The first synthetic embryo has been born without a sperm or egg.
Disney robots do flips
Disney is creating robots that can do acrobatic flips in the air.
Robot cities
Robots can build entire cities almost for free and these architects are making it happen.
Raindrops hit mosquitoes with as much impact as a bus colliding with a human. So how do they survive downpours?
Raindrops hit mosquitoes with as much impact as a bus colliding with a human. So how do they survive downpours? (via Seeker)
Speedy spider robot shows how Mother Nature is inspiring technology
This speedy spider robot shows how Mother Nature is inspiring technology that can navigate difficult terrain (while creeping us out).
Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot
Check out exclusive footage of Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot at TC Sessions: Robotics https://tcrn.ch/2KUurEF
These commuters are implanting microchips...
These commuters are implanting microchips in their hands to replace train tickets.
Will spiders and goats make us bulletproof?...
Will spiders and goats make us bulletproof? #discoveryasia #dcode (via Discovery Channel Southeast Asia)
The World’s First Bionic Kidney Is All Set To Replace Dialysis in Just Two Years
Scientists in the USA have now developed the world’s first bionic kidney that is all set to end dialysis in two years.
Prosthesis
In medicine, a prosthesis, (from Ancient Greek prósthesis, "addition, application, attachment") is an artificial device that replaces a missing body part, which may be lost through trauma, disease, or...
Exoskeleton
An exoskeleton (from Greek ἔξω, éxō "outer" and σκελετός, skeletos "skeleton") is the external skeleton that supports and protects an animal's body, in contrast to the internal skeleton (endoskeleton)...
Implant (medicine)
An implant is a medical device manufactured to replace a missing biological structure, support a damaged biological structure, or enhance an existing biological structure. Medical implants are man-ma...
Microchip implant (human)
A human microchip implant is an identifying integrated circuit device or RFID transponder encased in silicate glass and implanted in the body of a human being. A subdermal implant typically contains a...
Brain-computer interface
A brain–computer interface (BCI), sometimes called a mind-machine interface (MMI), direct neural interface (DNI), synthetic telepathy interface (STI) or brain–machine interface (BMI), is a direct comm...
Intelligence amplification
Intelligence amplification (IA) (also referred to as cognitive augmentation and machine augmented intelligence) refers to the effective use of information technology in augmenting human intelligence. ...
Whole brain emulation
Whole brain emulation (WBE) or mind uploading (sometimes called "mind copying" or "mind transfer") is the hypothetical process of copying mental content (including long-term memory and "self") from a ...
Robot
Robotics is the branch of mechanical engineering, electrical engineering and computer science that deals with the design, construction, operation, and application of robots, as well as computer system...
Bionics
Bionics (also known as bionical creativity engineering) is the application of biological methods and systems found in nature to the study and design of engineering systems and modern technology.The wo...
Cybernetics
Cybernetics is a transdisciplinary approach for exploring regulatory systems, their structures, constraints, and possibilities. Cybernetics is relevant to the study of systems, such as mechanical, phy...
Cyborg theory
A Cyborg Manifesto is an essay written by Donna Haraway. Haraway began writing the Manifesto in 1983 to address the Socialist Review request of American socialist feminists to ponder over the future o...
Human enhancement
Human enhancement is "any attempt to temporarily or permanently overcome the current limitations of the human body through natural or artificial means. It is the use of technological means to select o...
Cyborg anthropology
Cyborg anthropology is the discipline that studies the interaction between humanity and technology from an anthropological perspective. The discipline is relatively new, but offers novel insights on n...
Transhumanism
Transhumanism (abbreviated as H+ or h+) is an international cultural and intellectual movement with an eventual goal of fundamentally transforming the human condition by developing and making widely a...