11/10/08 66 W, 1 I - + 12 - 14 Honda Unveils Wearable Robotic Walker


Technology strikes again, this time with an lower-body exoskeleton. Basically, it's a bicycle seat plus a pair of mechanical legs. Does anyone else see high-rise firefighting applications with bigger, badder models? Imagine assisted stair-climbing, and ascending dozens of stories without physical exhaustion. But we're getting ahead of ourselves. Read the CNN story and see what's possible today.
 

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