This Tiny Horse With a Prosthetic Leg Will Melt Your Cold, Snarky Heart

Where to even begin with this! Adorable miniature horse Midnite—and don't you dare call him a pony—lost most of his rear leg under negligence of a previous owner. Unable to bring themselves to euthanize the wee man, Ranch Hand Rescue worked with Forth Worth's Prosthetic Care to fashion him a tiny prosthetic horse… » 3/24/11 12:20pm 3/24/11 12:20pm

ESA Space Tech Catapults Olympian to New World Record

The 2008 Paralympics wrapped up over the summer, but we're only just today learning about some of the awesome stories to come out of this amazing tech-assisted sporting event. We've covered these bionic athletes before » 10/05/08 5:00pm 10/05/08 5:00pm, with some help from the , but today's story out of Germany shows just how much goes into helping…

Bluetooth Prosthesis Helps Man Walk, Kick More Ass

The only time we use Bluetooth is to yap about in our cars while we're driving or for transferring photos to and from our computer, but Marine Lance Cpl. Joshua Bleill is using it to help him walk again. The Iraq veteran has dual prosthesis with Bluetooth transmitters on board that sends signals between each motor,… » 1/25/08 2:00pm 1/25/08 2:00pm

Dean Kamen's Cyborg Arm: It's Real and It's Spectacular

Dean Kamen (the Segway and medical/robot guy)'s new robot arm » 3/12/07 8:20pm 3/12/07 8:20pm has been lighting up the internet since last week. There were loads of questions (is it really an arm? Why did he make it? Was the audience actually crying?) but not very many answers. Here are some new details on courtesy of a guy who was there: