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Athletes compete in first cybathlon championship

The first ever 'bionic Olympics' has taken place in Switzerland. Saturday’s cybathlon brought together teams of pilots and scientists from over 20 nations. The aim is to improve technology for disabled people across the globe.

Athletes compete in first cybathlon championship

Athletes compete in first cybathlon championship

The first ever 'bionic Olympics' has taken place in Switzerland

The first ever 'bionic Olympics' has taken place in Switzerland. Saturday’s cybathlon brought together teams of pilots and scientists from over 20 nations. The aim is to improve technology for disabled people across the globe.

Watch the final of the exoskeleton race

Final of the exoskeleton race at Cybathlon 2016

Incredibly impressive and touching what paralysed people can do thanks to exoskeleton technology

It's not yet the excitement level of football but it's incredibly impressive and touching what paralysed people can do thanks to exoskeleton technology. Makes you realize how complex moving around really is. The winning technology is from a company called www.rewalk.com

Controlling a robot arm with eye commands

Robot Art

Controlling a robot arm with eye commands to paint a simple picture

Team Imperial Engineers have developed computer software that enables the user to control a robot arm with eye commands to paint a simple picture

Eye controlled wheelchair by Team Imperial

Wonderwheels

Sophie Morgan presents a film for BBC's The One Show about the eye controlled wheelchair

Sophie Morgan presents a film for BBC's The One Show about the eye controlled wheelchair designed by members of Team Imperial