What follows is more than I've ever written online about this. We wrote a blog at the time, but it mostly discussed the factual parts about the progression of his cancer, more than what we felt about it.
TED Talks Eythor Bender of Berkeley Bionics brings onstage two amazing exoskeletons, HULC and eLEGS -- robotic add-ons that could one day allow a human to carry 200 pounds without tiring, or allow a wheelchair user to stand and walk.
I recently encountered the research of the MIT neuroscientist Sebastian Seung, who is mapping brain connections into a connectome, analogous to a genome. FTA: While neuroscientists have long hypothesized that the key to our unique selves lies in...
Of late I've been thinking of dreams. For me it's at least a mental space of internal perception where anything is possible (and certainly much more). Dream is as close as you can get to pure creativity.