Luke Skywalker's Robotic Hand Comes Even Closer to Reality

Are we coming upon the era of bionic limbs? Another company has created a robotic hand that can be controlled by the wearer's thoughts and restores tactile sensation — and the subject claims it feels almost like a real hand. » 12/03/09 12:00pm 12/03/09 12:00pm

Bionic Hand Lets the Wearer Feel, Not Just Touch

Current prostheses allow individuals who have lost a hand to grasp and hold objects, but regaining their sense of touch has been out of the question. But a new robotic hand is giving its wearers a new tactile sensation. » 10/20/09 11:53am 10/20/09 11:53am