Dog Days: Man and His Guide Dog Make a Perfect Team
Blinded at 23 by a genetic eye disease, Vincent Martin — a former Paralympic track-and-field star, now a human-centered computing Ph.D. student at Georgia Tech — at first relied on a cane to navigate his daily life. But, in 2011, he realized he needed more help. Enter Karson.
Robotic Prosthesis Turns Drummer into a 3-Armed Cyborg
Professor Gil Weinberg has already built a band of robotic musicians in his Georgia Tech lab. Now he’s created a robot that can be attached to amputees, allowing its technology to be embedded into humans.