Augmentation

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.

Read more about: Artificial Organs, Biohacking, Brain Interface, Exoskeleton, Nootropics, Prostheses, Vision.

Resources

Company BioData - Biotechnology company focused on big data, biomarkers research and biohacking.

Company Seismic - Seismic produces and develops custom garments with flexible electric motors built in that help the wearer with everyday tasks.

Company HVMN - Company that manufactures and sells a ketone ester drink, products supporting a ketogenic diet, and nootropic supplements.

Company Ekso Bionics

Company UNYQ - Personalized prosthetics & orthotics company.

Company Omneuron - Life Sciences Company Focused On Neuroscience-Based Technologies.

Company Paradromics - Brain Computer Interfaces

Product Mnemo - A machine that automatically records and retrieves memories

Company Nuada - A unique support system that seamlessly improves hand function.

Book ALL SYSTEMS RED (The Murderbot Diaries) - 1st book in Murderbot Diaries series by Martha Wells - Amazon

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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.

Action Man bionic eyes coming to an opticians near you soon
26-Feb-2015

Chip sandwich anyone? Human on a chip and chip on a cell
06-Feb-2015

Machine controls human - next step an app to define yourself
27-Jan-2015

Recent News

Professor defends "mediocre neuroscience" assessment of Neuralink demo

BBC - 01-Sep-2020

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New language learning in adults possible with nerve stimulation

New Scientist - 06-Aug-2020

Non-invasive ear device could soon help to better connect the world through speech

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The first hydrogel that has mechanical properties of cartilage

ScienceAlert - 05-Jul-2020

Could someday replace just the damaged cartilage, instead of having to remove entire knee joint

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