If carbon emissions continue unabated, expanding oceans and massive ice melt would threaten global coastal communities, according to new projections.

Antarctic loss could double expected sea level rise by 2100, scientists say

Scientists nearly double sea level rise projections for because of Antarctica - The Washington Post

Bionic Implant Improves Vision for Some Eye Patients

Bionic Implant Improves Vision for Some Eye Patients

With a new device, which for the first time integrates natural human vision with artificial vision, patients with advanced eye disease have had some of their sight restored.

Google has filed a patent for a computerized lens that is inserted directly into the eye. This new tech could help those who suffer from common eye problems, but could also allow hackers a front row seat to our private lives.

There is something really intriguing about patents. While patents do not always end up being real-word products, that is not to say that they are not repre

Jason Barnes Drums With A Musically Programmed Robotic Hand

As a child, we're often told we can be whatever we want to be—even a rockstar. If you have a motor disability .

The “Cybathlon” will show what happens when humans and machines collaborate

Switzerland Will Host the First Cyborg Olympics

Oh, the Humanity: What Will Tech Upgrades Do to People?

Oh, the Humanity: What Will Tech Upgrades Do to People?

To what extent are technological "upgrades" to our bodies possible, and at what point would we simply stop being human?

Is it time to assess the ethical impact of real cyborgs on modern society?

(Tech Xplore)—A trio of authors involved in writing about or researching robot and cyborg technology has published an editorial piece in the journal Science Robotics raising the question of whether it is time to start discussing .

'Eyeborg' and Other Transhumans Meet in Austin to Talk About BodyHacking.   The annual convention brings together scholars, activists, artists and other experts driving the cyborg movement.

'Eyeborg' and Other Transhumans Meet in Austin to Talk About BodyHacking. The annual convention brings together scholars, activists, artists and other experts driving the cyborg movement.

Navy grants $750,000 to develop bomb-sniffing locusts - The Washington Post

Navy grants $750,000 to develop bomb-sniffing locusts

Here's a must-read article from Popular Mechanics: The Military is Developing Bomb-Sniffing Cyborg Locusts

Cyborg Beetle

Researchers Make Cyborg Beetles a Reality

Move Aside Drones, Scientists Develop Remote-Controlled Cyborg Beetles

Remote-Controlled Cyborg Dragonflies Will Be Flown Like Drones.  Sensors embedded in insects' brains would allow a pilot to direct them to pollinate crops — or track enemy forces.

Robotics Articles : Remote-Controlled Cyborg Dragonflies Will Be Flown Like Drones

Scientists Hijack Bugs, Turn Them into Cyborgs http://whtc.co/92se

By implanting electrodes into the muscles of beetles, scientists can now precisely control how cyborg insects walk — an ability that may help these bugs carry out complicated tasks, researchers said in a new study.

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