Could Robotic Assistance for the Physically Impaired Be Next?
March 11, 2004 10:55 AM Subscribe
US Military Develops Robotic Exoskeleton.
The Berkeley Lower Extremity Exoskeleton, or Bleex, is powered by an internal combustion engine, and can allow soldiers or rescue workers to carry heavy loads over long distances. Article is a follow-up to this story
. Perhaps this is the first step towards robotic assistance for the physically impaired. (Aside: a thank you to Soyjoy, who is a good man indeed!)
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