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One of the most popular characters at this year's New York Comic Con is likely to be the Incredible Bionic Man. The 6-foot tall robot was created from bionic body parts and synthetic organs. It made its way to the Good Day NY studios on Monday.

Bertolt Meyer, a social psychologist from the University of Zurich, showed what the Bionic Man can do.

"The Incredible Bionic Man" premieres on the Smithsonian Channel on Sunday, October 20, 2013, at 9 p.m. In the special, Bertolt, who was the human model for the robot, talks about his personal story and also travels around the world and speaks with people who have benefited from emerging technologies.

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