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WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 17: Guests attend The Incredible Bionic Man arrival at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum where he will be on display through the fall, the subject of the new Smithsonian Channel special premiering Sunday, October 20 at 9pm  on October 17, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Kris Connor/Getty Images for Showtime)

Rex the Bionic man

Roboticists Rich Walker and Matthew Godden of Shadow Robot Co. in England led the assembly of the bionic man from prosthetic body parts and artificial organs donated by laboratories around the world.

“Our job was to take the delivery of a large collection of body parts — organs, limbs, eyes, heads — and over a frantic six weeks, turn those parts into a bionic man,” Walker told LiveScience during an interview. But it’s not as simple as connecting everything like Tinkertoys. “You put a prosthetic part on a human who is missing that part,” Walker said. “We had no human; we built a human for the prosthetic parts to occupy.”

The robot, which cost almost $1 million to build, was modeled in some physical aspects after Bertolt Meyer, a social psychologist at the University of Zurich, in Switzerland, who wears one of the world’s most advanced bionic hands. [See Photos of the Bionic Man]
[Source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/meet-rex-the-1m-bionic-man-with-working-heart-set-of-lungs-and-human-face-8481943.html]

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Weight 77 kg
Dimensions 198 cm
Facial shape

Human-Like

Eyebrows

Hair

Eyes

Human-realistic

Eyelashes

Hair

Eyelids

Undefined

Eyeshape

Human-Like

Nose

Nose with airholes

Inner Mouth

Undefined

Lips

Human-Like

Teeth

Not visible

Chin

Human-Like

Ears

Human-Like

Cheeks

Human-Like

Neck

Human-Like, Tech visible

Degrees of Freedom

Undefined

Skin Type

Latex/Silicone rubber

Skin Color

White human skin

Facial Hair

None

Country

United Kingdom

Purpose

Demonstration, Study

Created by

Rex Bionics

Frame composition

Walking structure

Gender

Male

Origin

Study

Version

Ongoing

Target group

Undefined

Mouth

Human-Like

Mouth emotion

Neutral

Eye Size

Human-Like

Introduction to public

2003

Eye Specification

Eyes with eyewhite, iris and pupil

Head-Neck-Body

Head-Neck-Body

Talking

Undefined

Tongue

Not visible