Prosthetics

Boston Bombing Amputee Dances For 1st Time

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.21.2014 | Canada British Columbia

For the first time since she lost her left leg in the Boston Marathon bombing, a ballroom dance teacher performed on stage, bringing an emotional clim...

Most Stylish Prosthetic Limbs Ever

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.10.2013 | Canada Style

When we think of prosthetic limbs, we usually picture bulky, plastic arms and legs in monochrome colours which don't look too pretty (and don't we all...

Google Glasses make Humans One Step Closer to Cyborgs

Jeff Fraser | Posted 10.02.2012 | Canada
Jeff Fraser

The boundary between human and machine is softening. The first cyborgs have emerged -- much sooner than scientists would have predicted 30 years ago. We used to think having a device implanted in your skull made you a cyborg and wearing a pair of digital glasses did not. But to the brain, the distinction is arbitrary. Soon we may really have to answer the question: where does "me" end, and "my machine" begin?