Introducing The Genworth R70 Age Simulation Suit
Normally, the idea of powered exoskeletons evokes images of futuristic super soldiers, given massive boosts of strength and agility thanks to their motorized outerwear. That’s definitely not the story for Genworth’s R70i Aging Suit. The exoskeleton, which is being showcased at CES, is designed to make those wearing it feel as if they’ve aged 40 years. The suit adds on weight, restricts movement, and simulates a number of age-related conditions to give users a feel for the types of medical issues they might encounter as they grow older.