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Humans have evolved to be incredibly efficient at walking. In fact, simulations of human locomotion show that walking…
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U.S. Army evaluates DARPA’s futuristic soft exosuit

November 24, 2014

Army researchers are evaluating prototype devices developed for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency. The Defense Advanced Research…
Wearable Power: Soft Exosuits and Exoskeletons

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Lightweight, Soft Exosuit Aims to Prevent Musculoskeletal Injury in Warfighters

September 17, 2014

Harvard University’s Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering is continuing development of a lightweight, soft exosuit for DARPA’s…
New wrist-mounted device augments the human hand with two robotic fingers

July 18, 2014

Twisting a screwdriver, removing a bottle cap, and peeling a banana are just a few simple tasks that…
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