Using two legs from a cadaver, researchers in Switzerland baked one in an oven and covered the other in a salt solution to try to re-create ancient mummification. One method was successful.
Yet another disabled little duckie gets a new lease on life thanks to the magic of 3D printing.
The X-37B -- undertaking its fourth mission -- shared its rocket ride back to space with an experimental LightSail spacecraft provided by the Bill Nye-backed Planetary Society.
It launches a $20 million fund for nonprofits whose emerging tech could help make people living with disabilities become more independent. The first bit goes toward low-cost prosthetics and auditory therapy.
A neural implant on the area of the brain that controls the patient's intention to move could be the key to better robotic prosthetics.
With the first thought-controlled bionic leg pioneered in Chicago, the next steps for smart prosthetics are refining them for widespread use and tackling a huge hurdle: sensory feedback.
In a "Late Night with Seth Meyers" skit, Seth invites his friend Jon Snow over for dinner, but Jon's inability to make small talk gets him into trouble.
One of the greatest sci-fi shows in the history of television is returning to the airwaves as a six-episode "event" miniseries. Amid excellent sci-fi shows like "Black Mirror" and "Orphan Black," we're hoping new episodes of "The X-Files" can still capture our imagination like it did 20 years ago.
On today's show, our hosts check a bionic limb that uses a smartphone for processing signals, freak out over the return of "The X-Files" and meet a robot who might take over assembly lines in electronic factories.
A series of three official variant action figures designed by Square Enix reimagines the Stormtrooper, Boba Fett and Darth Vader.