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Bionic breakthrough: The prosthetic arm amputees can control with their mind

• Terrence Aym
A brilliant research team has just successfully created the world's first prosthetic that obeys the commands given to it from the user's mind. Northwestern University scientists in Evanston, Illinois are researching how different patterns of brain activity interact with the central nervous system and can be utilized to maneuver artificial limbs. From that research they have successfully invented the first thought-controlled bionic limb.