It’s one of the pop culture fantasy worlds that set the stage for today’s exoskeletons: wearable machines that grant you superhuman powers. Simmer down though, Tony Stark, exoskeletons aren’t quite there. Yet.
Your next surgery may be performed by a robot. It will be controlled by a doctor in the room, or perhaps by one miles away across the country. What’s truly extraordinary, though, is where these surgery robots came from.