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03.11.16
ICYMI: Space junk reboot, biological machine v2 and more
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ICYMI: Space junk reboot, biological machine v2 and more

The biobots can now respond to visual cues and use energy from their own muscles.

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03.29.13
University of Illinois' Blue Waters supercomputer now running around the clock
03.29.13

University of Illinois' Blue Waters supercomputer now running around the clock

Things got a tad hairy for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign's Blue Waters supercompu...

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09.15.12
Alt-week 9.15.12: The ultimate wind machine, Egyptian Lego and the office of our dreams
09.15.12

Alt-week 9.15.12: The ultimate wind machine, Egyptian Lego and the office of our dreams

Alt-week peels back the covers on some of the more curious sci-tech stories from the last seven day...

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08.11.12
Researchers propose à la carte internet services, overhaul for web infrastructure
08.11.12

Researchers propose à la carte internet services, overhaul for web infrastructure

A quintet of researchers funded by the National Science Foundation have envisioned a new internet...

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06.30.12
10 Gigabit per-second connection between US and China demoed
06.30.12

10 Gigabit per-second connection between US and China demoed

You, sir or ma'am, should probably not get too excited. Chances are, this trans-Pacific 10 Gigabit...

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