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NASA’s life-size robot dummy could simulate 35 basic human motions and was equipped with torque sensors at each joint to gather data on forces imposed on the body by a pressurized spacesuit.

NASA A7L spacesuit pre-flight CT scan

"A pre-flight CT scan of a NASA spacesuit, the type of suit worn during the Apollo missions.two pieces of art: the suit and the CT scan.amazing technology on both ends of the process.

Mondo dives into the pop-culture toy business  - First wave of collectibles include 'Iron Giant' robot and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. (More at link.)

Mondo dives into the pop-culture toy business

New Iron Giant toy brought forth by Mondo @ the latest International Comic-Con in San Diego.

Chicago is home to cutting-edge research on prosthetics that is changing the outlook for some amputees from veterans to everyday people. #FLVS #tech #veteran

A bionic leg. Chicago-area researchers are involved in some of the most cutting-edge technology for amputees.

19th century French deep sea diving suit. It weighs 800 pounds, and has ball joints like modern deep sea suits. Circa 1882, designed by Alphonse and Théodore Carmagnolle, on display at the National Marine Museum in Paris.

ADS by Carmagnolle brothers, Musée national de la Marine, Paris - 002

El robot-gato diseñado por investigadores franceses. | Acertada investigación en biomecánica, sobre todo en lo que se refiere a las patas, es uno de los puntos débiles en el diseño de robots morfológicamente inspirados en animales o humanos. La idea es que este tipo de robots sean usados en misiones de recate o exploraciones.

Swiss scientists create catbot: a robot that runs like a cat (video) - TechFat

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Neon Nettle - Transhumanism: Would You Swap For A Robotic Heart To Live Forever? - Conspiracy Theorist Hate This Movement, but why?