Ray Kurzweil Casually Drops a Bomb: “One Day We Will Have Non-Biological Bodies”

Ray Kurzweil Casually Drops a Bomb: “One Day We Will Have Non-Biological Bodies”

Ray Kurzweil, futurist and head of AI for Google, is one of the most brilliant minds alive today. According to him, humans and machines will ultimately merge, with technology outliving biological organs and body parts. Thursday on radio, Glenn and his co-hosts listened to Kurzweil’s matter-of-fact prediction. “The machine part will be so powerful that…

Brain-Controlled Bionic Legs Are Finally Here

Brain-Controlled Bionic Legs Are Finally Here

No, really. Amputees have been testing them for over a year Gudmundur Olafsson tests his brain-controlled bionic foot at the Reykjavik headquarters of prosthetics-maker Ossur. For a full decade, Gudmundur Olafsson was unable to move his right ankle. That’s because it wasn’t there. Olafsson’s amputated lower leg was the delayed casualty of an accident from…