this cyborg life

Can Your Body Be A Battery?

Can Your Body Be A Battery?

What if machines ran off biological fuel — blood sugar — from our bodies? Could we basically power gadgets on our increasing supply of body fat and Snickers bars?

How Mobile Phones Are Changing Our Brains

How Mobile Phones Are Changing Our Brains

We’ve spent a lot of time this week discussing how we can use technology to change our bodies. But according to new research, one of the gadgets we rely on daily is already having a measurable effect on our brains.