Will Bionic Limbs Soon Be Replaced With Biological Regeneration?

Ted Varley | Posted 24.01.2017 | UK Tech
Ted Varley

As our interest grows with bionic technology, leading experts within the field predict a more diverse and intrusive prosthetic offering in the future. Not content with a versatile and functional limb, users will begin to expect and demand more; including sense of touch and predictive movement.

How Prosthetic Slippers Helped A Girl Who Lost Her Feet To Meningitis Dance Again

The Huffington Post UK | Amy Packham | Posted 27.11.2015 | UK Parents

A six-year-old girl who lost her feet to meningitis, has been able to re-learn how to walk and dance thanks to her life-like prosthetic slippers. A...

Heartwarming Moment Boy Gets 'Iron Man' Bionic Arm From Tony Stark Himself

The Huffington Post UK | Ryan Barrell | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK Tech

A 7-year-old boy born with a partially developed limb has received a custom-built 'Iron Man' style bionic arm - straight from Tony Stark himself. T...

Man Controls Robotic Arms Using Just His Mind

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.12.2014 | UK Tech

Lee Baugh has become the first man to successfully control two robotic arms with just his mind. Baugh lost both his arms in an accident over 40 yea...

Guy Accidentally Hits 'Masturbation Function' On His Mechanical Arm

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.11.2014 | UK Comedy

UPDATE: Ah-hah! Thanks to our readers for pointing out this is from these French comedy YouTubers Don’t know where this is from, don’t even ca...

Captain Loses Control Of Flybe Plane After False Arm Came Off

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.08.2014 | UK

A captain lost control of a passenger plane after his artificial arm became detached as he was coming in to land, an accident report has said. The ...

Dad Makes Son 3D-Printed Prosthetic Hand..

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.11.2013 | UK Tech

There are a multitude of ways a father can make his son happy but this one is a little special. Twelve-year-old Leon McCarthy was born without fing...

Prosthetic Limbs Turned Into Musical Instruments

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

Two PhD students at McGill University in Quebec, Canada, have turned a three-year project into a dazzling display of light and sound. Their custom-des...

Missing Link Or Just A Hoax?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK

A black and white snap showing an “apeman” cowering between a smartly-dressed man and woman has gone viral. The picture is accompanied with th...

Pictures: Ava, Two, Walks Again Thanks To 'Magic' Slippers

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 26.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

Two-year-old Ava Bainbridge had barely learned how to take her first steps before she was struck down by meningitis, which cost her her toes and part ...

Patrick Kane, London's Bionic Teenager

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Tech

London's own bionic man, teenager Patrick Kane, has shared his remarkable space-age arm with the global public for the first time. The teen, who s...

Look At Her Go! Double Amputee Shows Off New Running Legs (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.02.2012 | UK Lifestyle

At the age of just nine, Jessy Hatch is competing in mini marathons – an impressive feat in itself – and even more so given that she is a double a...