Robots with a human touch

Researchers at the University of Melbourne are developing a prosthetic arm with greater dexterity and touch. Not only can your brain send signals to the robotic limb, in the future they will be able to send those messages back to the brain too, giving people who have lost a limb the ability to 'feel' sensations such as strength and pressure.

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Exhibit 4: Robots with a human touch

Made Possible by Melbourne Tour Guide

4 / Robots with a human touch

Exhibit located at corner Flinders St/Elizabeth St →

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