Prosthetics

Head Transplant Now Possible Says NeuroScientist

If this doesn’t make you cringe nothing will. A head transplant from one body to another? Really?¬† Well, Italian Neuroscientist Dr. Sergio Canavero says this just might be a possibility. He is the head (ha ha) of the ¬†Anastomosis Venture with Cord Fusion who published a research in the June issue of ¬† “Surgical Neurology

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.