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High-Speed Robot Hand

Ishikawa Komuro Lab’s high-speed robot hand performing impressive acts of dexterity and skillful manipulation. A few blogs are passing around videos of the Ishikawa Komuro Lab’s high-speed robot hand performing impressive acts of dexterity and skillful manipulation. However, the video being passed around is slight on details. The video has an informative narration and demonstrates

Top 10 Military Rifles

Despite drastic changes in battlefield tactics and absurd advancements in weapon technologies, a rifle still remains a soldier’s best and closest companion. It all started in the 15th century and continues to survive with ever more firepower to this day. Today, we take a look at the 10 best combat rifles of all time. No

Man Controls Robotic Hand with Mind

For a month, Pierpaolo Petruzziello’s amputated arm was connected to a robotic limb, allowing him to feel sensations and control the arm with his thoughts. Rossella Lorenzi talks to him about the bionic experiment.

Hydraulic Hand Promises Hulk Handshakes

Injured soldiers and people with disabilities might one day benefit from a hydraulic hand that doubles finger strength. Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory say a “mesofluidic” hand could be used to remotely disarm explosives and manipulate IEDs.

Bionic fingers give amputees upper hand

As Eric Jones fought off cancer a few years ago, his weakened immune system left him vulnerable to strep pneumonia and sepsis, which developed into the blood-clotting disorder known as Disseminated Intravascular Coagulation.

Artificial Robotic Hand That Can Feel [video]

A team of scientists from Italy and Sweden has developed what is believed to be the first artificial hand that has feeling.

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.