Posts Tagged ‘cybernetics’

Post by Justin Breaux

In the future, medical technologies will be seamlessly integrated with our bodies.  Not unlike the recent movie Repo Men, we will be able to have these implanted and increase our mobility and ability.   Though, hopefully no one will be coming to re-collect your new cybernetic heart.

But what types of technologies are available now, that can help us lead richer lives if we’re missing a limb or encountering a body part that’s not working the way it’s supposed to?

Here are just a few examples of our cybernetic future.  Watch, and imagine.

Prosthetic Arms:

Robot-Assisted Walkers:

Minimally Invasive Surgery Robots (you’ll never think about grapes the same way):

Power Knees:

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