Archive for February, 2012

Printing Body Parts

A day after the 4 hour operation and the patient was able to speak and swallow again.  The importance of the technology is that custom bones and tissues can be created to suit differing patients.

Watch this video for more information on the engineering of tissues.

http://static.discoverymedia.com/videos/components/nws/38c530a67afc84aff8657017120ed06e15ff899f/snag-it-player.html?auto=no

Source: Discovery.com

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Robot moving with Human Brainwaves

Every day we are getting closer and closer to the technological advancements that we see in movies.  Being able to move a robot just with your mind…. mind blowing. Watch the vid for more information and to see this bot in action: 

http://static.discoverymedia.com/videos/components/nws/17710c233a79bd73e6f4cc7c7452bc185cec172d/snag-it-player.html?auto=no

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