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.

12 NFL Teams Have Already Ordered the Helmet…

The VICIS ZERO1 football helmet is the most significant helmet upgrade in decades.

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Science Isn’t The Reason That Humans Can’t Live Forever

We could have radical life extension. Science isn't what's stopping us.

June 20, 2017

CRISPR Could Let Humans Rewrite the Rules of Evolution

Thanks to CRISPR, genetic manipulation is now possible. What does this mean for the future of human evolution?

June 20, 2017

This “Brain-Spine” Interface Could Solve Paralysis

EPFL scientists have developed a "brain-spine" interface that translates brain signals into electrical impulses.

June 19, 2017

FuturismThese Smart Contact Lenses Will Record and Play Back Video with the Blink of an Eye…Litera

Sony is developing smart contact lenses that will record and play back video literally with the blink of an eye.

June 17, 2017

Humanity’s next Stage of Evolution Could Be the Cyborg

There are many questions that need to be addressed before human enhancement becomes the norm.

June 17, 2017

This AR Headset Is Powered by Your Smartphone

This gadget turns any helmet into a smart helmet. It allows you to listen to music, make phone calls and listen to navigation with clarity by using an oscillator to pass sound directly into the helmet

June 16, 2017

Meet the Eyeborg: The Filmmaker With a Video Camera In His Right Eye Socket

This "Eyeborg" is just the beginning of human augmentation.

June 15, 2017

Color-Changing Tattoos Could Help Millions Monitor Their Health in Real-Time

Are health-monitoring tattoos the next evolution of wearables?

June 14, 2017

Military Funding For Prosthetics Helps More Than Just Soldiers

These programs maximize mobility for all citizens.

June 12, 2017
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