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09.25.15
ICYMI: Farming indoors, realistic robot baby study and more
09.25.15

ICYMI: Farming indoors, realistic robot baby study and more

Today we round up the creepy robo-baby, some interesting indoor farming techniques and how Bluetooth helped a paraplegic man walk.

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09.23.15
Researchers use creepy robo-baby to figure out why infants smile
09.23.15

Researchers use creepy robo-baby to figure out why infants smile

Never trust a baby. Their chubby cheeks are full of LIES.

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08.27.15
Microscopic 'fish' could clean toxins from your bloodstream
08.27.15

Microscopic 'fish' could clean toxins from your bloodstream

Scientists are determined to get robots inside our body, and this time it's robotic fish.

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08.11.15
Hackers control connected cars using text messages
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Hackers control connected cars using text messages

You might want to rethink the idea of attaching a tracking dongle to your car's OBD-II port.. it could let an attacker control your car through text messages.

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08.09.15
Eye tracking will help the paralyzed talk to the outside world
08.09.15

Eye tracking will help the paralyzed talk to the outside world

Victims of locked-in syndrome can't move or even talk, but they may get a voice thanks to eye-tracking tech.

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07.10.15
Mollusk-inspired robot will hunt you down one hop at a time
07.10.15

Mollusk-inspired robot will hunt you down one hop at a time

A team of Harvard and UC San Diego scientists believes the perfect robot is neither rigid nor soft...

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06.29.15
Researchers have broken the capacity limits of fiber optic networks
06.29.15

Researchers have broken the capacity limits of fiber optic networks

You can allay those fears that the fiber optic network that delivers your internet is going to ove...

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06.04.15
Computers can tell how much pain you're in by looking at your face
06.04.15

Computers can tell how much pain you're in by looking at your face

Remember Baymax's pain scale in Big Hero 6? In the real world, machines might not even need to ask...

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01.23.15
Scientists successfully implant self-destructing nanobots into live mice
01.23.15

Scientists successfully implant self-destructing nanobots into live mice

We've seen nanobots do some neat stuff so far (aquatic dance routines immediately come to mind), b...

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