Brain-controlled exoskeleton allows quadriplegic to walk and manipulate items

Scientists from the University of Grenoble have spent two years teaching a quadriplegic man to move his arms and legs, and even walk, using a brain-controlled AI exoskeleton. The 28-year-old patient, who had suffered from a cervical spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed from the shoulders down, came into the study with the ability… Read More Brain-controlled exoskeleton allows quadriplegic to walk and manipulate items

Mexican company converts avocado pits into completely biodegradable plastic | Latest News | Science and Technology | NowScienceNews.co.uk

The bioplastic products manufactured using his process biodegrade after 240 days of being exposed to the elements or buried in the ground, while their fossil fuel-based counterparts can take more than 100 years. When you think of Mexico, you think of tequila and guacamole, says Scott Munguia. If he has his way, you might also… Read More Mexican company converts avocado pits into completely biodegradable plastic | Latest News | Science and Technology | NowScienceNews.co.uk