CYBORGS

CYBORGS

Cyborg Plant Controls a Robot to Move Itself Towards Light

A plant-robot cyborg developed by researchers at MIT uses electrodes, light detectors, and wheels to save a plant from perishing.
Caroline Haskins
12.4.18
CYBORGS

Watch a Human Mind-Control a Cyborg Mouse

A group of researchers used optogenetics and brain implants to make mice ignore sex and food.
Samantha Cole
3.30.18
CYBORGS

Neural Interfacing Will Create a 'Cosmic Oneness' With Your Phone

"The dystopian version is something like the Borg."
Malone Mullin
6.9.17
reanimation

Quadriplegic Man Regains Use of Arms with Brain-Computer Interface

So far the system is only temporary, but offers new hope for paralysis.
Michael Byrne
3.28.17
videos

Watch the Highlights of the Most Futuristic Version of the Olympics

The Cybathlon is where athletes with disabilities use robotics to compete.
Madison Margolin
12.21.16
videos

Meet the Cyborg Beetles, Real Insects That Are Controlled Like Robots

Scientists can precisely control the insects' movements through electrical stimulation, and say they could be used to save human lives.
Madison Margolin
11.29.16
Art

The World’s First Cyborg Artist Can Detect Earthquakes With Her Arm

Moon Ribas chats about her sixth sense, connecting her feet to lunar seismographs, and defending cyborg rights.
Nadja Sayej
11.23.16
Sex

How Long Before We Can Build 'Westworld' Host Robots for Real?

Humanoid robots are increasingly lifelike but it'll be a while before they can hold conversations, bleed, and of course, fuck.
Lux Alptraum
11.2.16
Film

How HBO’s 'Westworld' Diverges from the Original Movie

HBO's 'Westworld' is driven by the philosophy and psychology of artificial intelligence.
Megan Orpwood-Russell
9.20.16
Compass

Your First Step to Becoming A Cyborg: Getting This Pierced In You

Artist Neil Harbisson and his team have put together a product so we can all be cyborgs.
Nadja Sayej
7.22.16
Terraform

Espie

In the future, you're going to need a backup baby.
Rich Larson
5.26.16
Düsseldorf

What It Takes to Be a Cyborg

A visit to the Cyborg Fair.
Frieda Klotz
3.8.16
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