Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Fact of the Day: Cyborg

While cyborgs of fiction are often confused with robots and androids, they are organisms (in fiction often humans) that use both biological and artificial parts to their bodies. Thus cyborg is short for cybernetic organism.  

9 comments:

  1. I knew what a cyborg was but never gave a thought to where the word might have come from!

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  2. It's a little bit difficult for me.

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  3. The Winter Soldier is my favourite cyborg!

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  4. Like the Borg. Resistance is futile, you will be assimilated.

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  5. I actually never knew that cyborg is short for cybernetic organism.

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  6. The Six Million Dollar Man and The Bionic Woman!

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  7. Cyborgs are among us now. I think the future of humanity will be cyborgs.

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