Hugh Herr: How We’ll Become Cyborgs & Extend Human Potential | TED2018
Humans will soon have new bodies that forever blur the line between the natural and synthetic worlds, says bionics designer Hugh Herr.
In an unforgettable talk, Hugh details "NeuroEmbodied Design," a methodology for creating cyborg function that he's developing at the MIT Media Lab, and shows us a future where we've augmented our bodies in a way that will redefine human potential—and, maybe, turn us into superheroes.
"During the twilight years of this century, I believe humans will be unrecognizable in morphology and dynamics from what we are today," Herr says. "Humanity will take flight and soar."
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Head of the Biomechatronics Research Group at MIT
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