November 7, 2012

When Do We Get Iron Man Suits?

John Hewitt, Extreme Tech


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The threatening grimace, exchanged in the wild by beasts armed to the teeth, has morphed among civil men into a warm but ineffectual smile -– a Faustian bargain we question every time a deep growl startles us on a twilight jog. Reports from the vanguard of science tantalize us with the ability to regain lost powers through the artifice of the machinist, however — when will these technologies be practical and what will they look like?

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TAGGED: robots, Biotechnology

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