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Jun 25, 2014 10:50 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
For the first time, a neural bypass rerouted brain signals around nerve damage
May 12, 2014 01:25 PM ET // AFP
The DEKA Arm System -- nicknamed the Luke arm after Luke Skywalker in Star Wars -- is coming to market.
May 8, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Dexter Johnson, IEEE Spectrum
The researchers took the unusual step of applying the flexible sensors to plants and insects to see if the devices could detect nerve gas.
Mar 18, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Dexter Johnson, IEEE Spectrum
The strongest material in the world could augment our future vision, letting us see in infrared light.
Dec 23, 2013 10:35 AM ET // Denise Chow, LiveScience
The S-One robot scored the most points across tasks that tested its mobility, dexterity, perception and autonomous operations.
Dec 16, 2013 07:00 AM ET // Jesse Emspak
Although the human form is tricky to mimic, it's necessary as people and machines work more closely together.
Mar 8, 2013 01:50 PM ET // Jesse Emspak
These technologies could give people the powers of their favorite superheroes.