A double amputee just controlled two prosthetic arms – with his mind

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Humans with robotic limbs are not so far away. A lab at John Hopkins University just made a breakthrough with a successful trial of their prosthetic limbs, which can be accurately controlled by an amputee. The subject in this video, Les Baugh, suffered the loss of both his arms after an accident 40 years ago. But this week, for the first time in history, he was able to put on a pair of robot arms and control them with three degrees of motion just using his mind. This is so cool:

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