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Cybathlon - what's that?

Don’t worry, you really aren’t the only person who has no idea what Cybathlon is. From an initial survey, ideas for what it could possibly be were varied, from a “marathon on the internet” to a “triathlon with different forms of cycling”. 460 more words


Booq Releases Cobra Slim Laptop Bags with Bionic Fabric

Booq today announced the latest addition to their luxurious Cobra collection, the Cobra slim. Boasting sustainability and style, the Cobra slim touts Bionic fabric, a patented method that transforms recycled beverage bottles into high-performance yarn. 271 more words

Genetic tricks could make bionic ears hear better

Scientists have devised a strategy they hope will one day make bionic ears even sharper. The idea is to make neurons inside the ear sprout new branches and become more sensitive to signals from a cochlear implant. 649 more words


BBC News: Bionic arm restores sense of feeling

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Bionic arm restores sense of feeling

Advances in bionic hands have restored a sense of touch to two patients for more than a year, report US scientists. 9 more words


Coastal Defense - Mondays Finish The Story

Written for Mondays Finish The Story. A story about an attack and an unusual defense, begins after the photo.

Genre: Speculative Fiction/Political/Humor

Coastal Defense

The team headed toward the island not sure what they would find when they arrived. 286 more words

Short Fiction

Bionic eyes help restore blind woman's sight

The BBC reports on a woman whose sight was partially restored after being blind for the previous 10 years. After slowly losing her sight over several years due to a degenerative disease, Fran Fulton has recently regained some vision following a procedure to insert electrodes into her retinas. 15 more words

REVIEW: Lovehoney Bionic Bullet 5 Function Comfort Butt Plug (Large)

This past summer, the kind folk over at Lovehoney put together some amazing sex toy bundles – all for £40. They came in 4 flavours – Men, Women, Couples and Anal. 1,212 more words