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AUDIO: The impact of the London 2012 Paralympic games and David Weir on disability sports and what that means for Cybathlon 2016

Inside Cybathlon’s Sam Dean spoke to ESPN and Sunday Times sport journalist Justin Guthrie in the News UK building at London Bridge about what we can learn from the staggering success of the Paralympic Games in 2012. 47 more words


Double Amputee Practices Using Bionic, Mind-Controlled Arms

A double amputee has become the first person ever to control two robotic arms at the same time thanks to a pioneering experiment.
Les Baugh was involved in a horrific electrical accident that cost him both of his arms and shoulders 40 years ago. 14 more words

Cyborg Beast 3D Printed Prosthetic Part 4

Completion! My digital artefact of a 3D Printed prosthetic has been constructed and as apart of the process I’ve filmed the assembly to show how I was able to combine my skills learnt in BCM112 and my own research to create a working Cyborg Beast. 104 more words


3D Printing Troubleshooting "Cyborg Beast"

So upon making and constructing my Cyborg Beast Prosthetic Hand, I’ve run into some minor set backs that I’ve had to address and overcome. This is a look at what kind of things to consider when making the hand. 53 more words


Brain-Powered Prosthetics Get Closer To Becoming An Everyday Reality

A friend growing up had a combination of prosthetic legs that replaced the limbs he’d been born without pretty admirably, using a combination of hydraulics and mechanical joints, but without any real smarts and so with considerably limitations (he drove using steering wheel-mounted controls rather than foot pedals, for instance). 261 more words



We often speak of living a better and more full life via entertainment but we as a company are avid about living better in all areas of life, including health.   92 more words