artifical

Retinal Implant Helps Blind Man See Again

This story sounds like it is taken out of a science fiction novel but news reports around the world say that Mr. Peter Lane, 51, from Stretford, has his lost sight partially restored using a new device under development by California-based Second Sight Medical Products Inc.

DARPA’s Quest for a Working Prosthetic Arm [With Video]

New technology is making it possible for amputees to pick up small objects they never thought they would master thanks to the biggest innovation in prosthetic arms since World War. The video below is worth watching for two reasons.

Saving Hearts with Artifical Hearts

Nearly 5 million Americans live with failing hearts, and that number keeps going up each year. Since the numbers of donations available are lesser than the number of hearts required, engineers had to come up with alternative technologies.