The Bionic Age Is Here — Helping People Walk, See, Hear, Breathe — And Creating The First "Superhumans"
It's no longer a distant dream or a sci-fi fantasy. The bionic age is here. So many firsts: The first bionic eye, from California's Second Sight. • The first bionic body suits, for consumers and soldiers,
fastcoexist.com - About the author Jessica Leber is a staff editor and writer for Fast Company's Co.Exist. Previously, she was a business reporter for MIT’s Technology Review and an environmental reporter at ClimateWire More
"Death travelers" are bringing back stories of life beyond death. They can fly through walls or circle the planets, turn into pure light or meet long-dead relatives. Many have blissful experiences of love.
Taking his place is James Kuffner, an adjunct professor at Carnegie Mellon and long-time humanoid robotics expert. Kuffner first came to Google to work on its self-driving car projects in 2009, though
Are you the type of person who watched the Hugh Jackman comedy Real Steel and thought, “This is pretty great, this robot fighting… someone should do this for real”? If you answered yes and have a few thousand
Today, China revealed its first anti-drone laser weapon, on the heels of a similar deployment by the US military earlier this year. According to state media, the system can bring down a drone within five
Today, Google is much more than a search engine. The company appears to be involved in every type of new technology ranging from self-driving cars to contact lenses that can test for disease. In a recent
The most basic shift we can make in redefining success in our lives has to do with our strained relationship to sleep. There’s practically no element of our lives that’s not improved by getting adequate
Pink Floyd's new album The Endless River—likely their final album—is out November 10. They've already shared "Louder Than Words", and today, their album track "Allons-y (1)" has surfaced on Spotify, Rolling
If you’ve been on Facebook or Twitter in the last week, you’ve probably heard a lot of people talking about this thing called Ello. If you tried to sign up to see what it is, you would’ve gotten a message
When you sit and think about it, the world of 3D really is an incredible one. Thanks to innovations in virtual reality and 3D printing, among other things, it appears that the possibilities are truly In