In the future all the human body parts could be replaced by sophisticated technologies created by human themselves. They call it Bionic. Every parts of your body that you move, are machines untill you realize what are you . The scientists are working every day to find the answer of a perfect life for human.The extinction of our kind is closer than it looks. We would thought that this is just a next generation of technologies provided for us to have a better life.
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Recently a 3D printer was found and they keep improvise it. A few months ago a 22-year-old woman, suffering from a rare bone ailment, underwent brain surgery in Holland. Her skull, which had grown some three times thicker than average, was putting pressure on her brain, causing loss of vision and motor skills. Left unchecked, she would have died from the condition. Instead, thanks to a 3D printed skull implant, her vision has been restored, and sheâ€™s back at work. Just a few years ago, there would have been no effective treatment for the patientâ€™s disorder, according to Dr. Bon Verweij of the University Medical Center Utrecht. In the past, implants were hand constructed in the operating room out of a type of cement. They tended to be ill-fitting at best. But now doctors can generate a 3D model of a patientâ€™s skull and then print a precise, custom fitted plastic implant.
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Bi - on - ic [bahy - on - ik] Utilizing electronic devices and mechanical parts to assist humans in performing difficult, dangerous, or intricate tasks, as by supplementing or duplicating parts of the body. This sort of advancement in technology and biology is not something that only appears in movies and videogames anymore. Everyone in todayâ€™s world will try to do anything to make human lives easier, especially to those with disabilities. In the future, the world that you know may change to a robotic era, where humans and robots work together to make a better life. A person may lose an arm and they can build an artificial robotic arm to replace it. Those machines will be controlled by your mind.
In 1958, the word “Bionic” was found by Jack E. Steele and possibly originating from the technical term “bion” which means “unit of life.” It’s such an interesting fact that people can thing of such technological advancements back then. Bionic prosthetics have been around since the late 1990s. Since then the technology has evolved exponentially over the last ten years. In this timeline we take a look at the history of bionic prosthetics, from the early versions of Ottobock’s C-Leg to the 3D printed hands which we may be seeing more and more of in the future. During this time more companies enter their own additions to the market and countless revisions are made to existing prosthetics. Ultimately bionic prosthetics are becoming more and more advanced, each step brings us closer to creating a limb that can perfectly mimic a biological limb.
13 Operated by the human nervous system, a bionic system works by receiving signals from the motor cortex on your brain through the nerves which allows you to move it.
If a personâ€™s arm is amputated, the nerves on the said arm on the stub will still carry signals from the motor cortex of the brain. With this being said, the bionic arm can receive the signals sent from the brain and move accordingly.
If those nerve endings can be redirected to a working muscle group, it will be able to move the bionic arm. It needs practice and training that will consume a sizeable amount of time but it will definitely be worth the investment to get the working arm back.
The society has divided views on bionic advancements and usage. Based on ethical and aesthetic concerns, bionics in general have an ambigious status in society. The concept of artificial body parts is highly debatable religiously as it is tied to closely to the definition of humanity. Some societies and religious groups believe bionics to be unclean and sinful due to the fact that we are creating life out of something that has died.
Most bionic applications are still not at the level of bringing back full function to disabled limbs and/or senses. However, public perception of bionic appliances and limbs often credits them with greater effectiveness than they actually have. The effectiveness of these bionic applications can not compare to the standard flesh and bone that humans are generally born with. The perception that they have been fully cured of their affliction may make it more difficult to gain the help and understanding they still require. As a better understanding of bionic applications are achieved, better options will be unlocked on what it can be used for. For example, organs can be replicated and utilized. Just imagine a person with a factory manufactured heart that works exactly the same way as the original. A bone fractured in too many pieces it is considered brittle? Just insert a 3D printed one. The possibilities are endless.
Although bionic technology sounds exciting, it can not replace human emotions. If a person’s brain is replaced by an artificial one, does it make the person “human”? By definition, bionic still literally means machine. It is highly doubted that a machine can feel emotions.