Physiatrist and engineer Todd Kuiken is building a prosthetic arm that connects with the human nervous system -- improving motion, control and even feeling. Onstage, patient Amanda Kitts helps demonstrate this next-gen robotic arm.
Meet seven all-terrain robots -- like the humanoid, soccer-playing DARwIn and the cliff-gripping CLIMBeR -- built by Dennis Hong's robotics team at RoMeLa, based at Virginia Tech. Watch to the end for the five creative secrets to his lab's success.
Astrid Paramita Mochtarram is a geek, an engineer, an artist, a writer, and an entrepreneur.She is Indonesian and has a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Informatics Engineering (majoring in Artificial Intelligence) at Bandung Institute of Technology and a Master of Science degree in Digital Media at the University of Bremen.