Tag: MIT

Photo Credit: Sebastien Uzel, MIT

Big Advances In Brain / Computer Integration

MIT engineers have developed a new computerized device that integrates between neurons and muscles. Neurons are the core component of the brain and send sensory information and reflexive instructions that guide how people operate and move about. The goal of […]

Origami Robot Could Retrieve Swallowed Objects

Origami Robot Could Retrieve Swallowed Objects

Swallowing batteries is incredibly common in children and can cause serious complications, however this robot could save the day. In the United States a child swallows a battery once every three hours, according to an estimate from pediatricians. That translates […]