Enhanced Humans

Augmented humans aren't starry-eyed visions of the future—they're walking among us right now. From cochlear implants to robotic limbs controlled by our minds, the fields of biotechnology and gene editing are allowing us to dictate evolution and engineer a new kind of human. Here, we’ll take a look at the scientific and technological breakthroughs that are transforming our bodies and reshaping the future of humanity.

Jobs haven't all gone to the robots, yet.

August 8, 2018

A new memo comes eight months after fitness trackers revealed the layout of military bases all over the world.

August 8, 2018

Training with this robotic limb could improve your ability to multitask.

August 1, 2018

We may be moving closer to a future of designer babies.

July 17, 2018

"I felt my hand, as if a hollow shell, got filled with life again.”

June 21, 2018

You know what's pretty similar to monkeys? Humans.

June 19, 2018

Meow-Meow's victory may push outdated laws to catch up with today's technology.

June 19, 2018

Just how big a deal they are, though, is debatable.

June 14, 2018

CRISPR-focused companies saw their shares fall sharply following the studies' release.

June 11, 2018

A new amputation technique can give people a more realistic sense of feeling.

May 30, 2018