In a perfect future, the Critical Making lab will have outfitted a prosthetic limb on everyone who needs one. But as technology becomes more advanced, the divide between person and prosthetic becomes thinner. Motherboard explores the legal ramifications of improved prosthetics and asks whether damage to a prosthetic should count as personal or property damage.
3D printing may potentially change manufacturing and our culture as a whole. But is it really all sunshine and roses? Lab curator Rowena McGowan explores the issue of 3D printed guns on the University of Toronto Museum Studies program blog.