Robot That Uses Living Muscle Tissue

The first stage to creating cyborgs has been completed: a #cyborg finger that melds a robotic skeleton with living rat muscle. #Mankind #Trend


This “biohybrid” robotic finger melds a robotic skeleton with living rat muscle. The device is inside a container of water to keep the muscles from withering. The research is on the cover of this week’s issue of the journal Science Robotics. Video below. From National Geographic: “If we can combine more of these muscles into… [read more]

Source: Boing Boing



Categories: Mankind, Trend

Tags: ,

%d bloggers like this: