Repo reality: Tomorrow's 5 incredible artificial organs

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Dec 14, 2012, 4:09 PM EST

The organ-harvesting heart-hunters of Repo Men aren't a reality ... yet. But that might only be because today's artificial organs aren't advanced enough to bother repossessing.

We might not be safe for long, however, since better replacement parts are coming—if we can afford them.

Want to learn what the future holds for your hands, liver, heart, lungs and eyes? Then check it out over at our sister site DVICE, which examines tomorrow's bionic body parts and fills us in on the steps scientists and technologists are taking toward turning us all into cyborgs.

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