Why true bionic limbs are out of reach . . . for now

Researchers continue to make remarkable headway on the path to developing next-generation prosthetic limbs, but when you get right down to it, there's still a monumental gap separating us from a truly bionic replacement for arms and legs. » 3/20/12 2:43pm 3/20/12 2:43pm

An Input/Output Device for the Brain - Made of Light, Algae, and…

Michael Chorost, author of science autobiography Rebuilt, has a great article in Wired this month about a biotechnological breakthrough that could result in functional cyborgs. Using this biotech, people could access the internet with our brains. » 10/21/09 1:24pm 10/21/09 1:24pm