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December 14th, 2005

Bionic Humans R Us

"Need a skin graft? A new trachea? A heart patch? Turn on your printer, and let it spit one out."

With artificial hearts, hips, cochlear implants, and more -- all fairly routine today -- what might be called "bionic humans" are walking around already. But this is just the beginning.

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