Wednesday, March 28, 2007

Building the Bionic Man

Our friends at

Doctorsgadgets have a short overview
of recent replacement parts for the human body.
Everything from an
to an

These advances will inevitably lead to discussions about
how far a person is willing to go to extend life.
Humans currently accept false teeth, hair, and even

limbs, but
will they accept living in a body where most of the components are
If the current debate about implantable
ID chips is any indication, many
will draw the line soon.
Of course, it remains to be seen whether advances in electro-mechanical
replacements will occur before

biological ones.


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