Staying healthy long enough for radical life extension to become a reality is like to involve body augmentation as drugs and healthy living will only get us so far. So human body interventions are likely to be needed such as replacement organs and body parts, or even external augmentation such as exoskeletons to keep us mobile.
Ellen Jorgensen opened Genspace, a nonprofit DIY bio lab in Brooklyn devoted to citizen science
Modular soft lower-limb exoskeleton to assist people with mobility impairments.
Industrial lower body exoskeleton.
Robotics company focused on exoskeletons.
Wearable robot designed to support lower body.
Biotechnology company focused on big data, biomarkers research and biohacking.
Seismic produces and develops custom garments with flexible electric motors built in that help the wearer with everyday tasks.
Company that manufactures and sells a ketone ester drink, products supporting a ketogenic diet, and nootropic supplements.
Augmentation Blog Posts
Impli Implantables Presents at London Futurists
26-Feb-2020 Anna Luisa Schaffgotsch talked about the history and future in implant technology
Nexus Book Review (Ramez Naam)
02-Sep-2019 A thought-provoking book with the same thorough detail given to the near future as Iain M. Banks does to the far future culture universe.
A visual prosthesis to help blind people
The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) - 20-Nov-2020
Will stimulate the visual cortex to perceive light and create imagesRead more...
Scientists connect brains and computers through veins
Independent - 04-Nov-2020
A less invasive approach of brain-computer interface than NeuralinkRead more...
A potential therapy for blinding retinal diseases
National Institutes of Health (NIH) - 03-Nov-2020
Researchers engineer novel protein that restores vision in blind mice via gene therapyRead more...