The Cyborgs Are Here
There may come a day when humans take on the form of cyborgs with integrated, robotic parts to enhance our abilities. But long before then, a seemingly opposite type of integration may take place, with robots being equipped with human tissue or other living cells to make them more lifelike. These “biohybrid” robots could be endowed with muscle cells to help them perform subtle movements. The future, it seems, is happening now.