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08.18.15
ICYMI: Head injury alert, zombie killing centers and more
08.18.15

ICYMI: Head injury alert, zombie killing centers and more

Today on In Case You Missed It: Google is putting its glut of satellite imaging data to good use w...

By K. Davis,   08.18.15
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08.16.15
Color-changing helmets could warn you about head injuries
08.16.15

Color-changing helmets could warn you about head injuries

If researchers have their way, your bike or football helmet could tell others that you've suffered a head injury.

By J. Fingas,   08.16.15
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02.10.15
Study says phones are just as good as wearables at tracking fitness
02.10.15

Study says phones are just as good as wearables at tracking fitness

Think you have to wear a dedicated fitness tracker to get accurate data? Don't worry -- you may h...

By J. Fingas,   02.10.15
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07.25.13
RHex robot uses leaping ability to do 'Parkour' (video)
07.25.13

RHex robot uses leaping ability to do 'Parkour' (video)

It's easy for a robot to perform in a sterile lab environment, but only a select few devices -- li...

By S. Dent,   07.25.13
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05.10.13
X-RHex Lite robot leaps across gaps in a single bound (video)
05.10.13

X-RHex Lite robot leaps across gaps in a single bound (video)

Move aside, Sand Flea, you're not the only jumping robot in town. The researchers over at the Univ...

By N. Lee,   05.10.13
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05.04.13
Eyes-on: University of Pennsylvania's TitanArm exoskeleton (video)
05.04.13

Eyes-on: University of Pennsylvania's TitanArm exoskeleton (video)

TitanArm already took home silver in a competition for senior projects at the University of Pennsy...

By A. Santos,   05.04.13
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05.01.13
UPenn's TitanArm exoskeleton prototype makes light work of heavy lifting (video)
05.01.13

UPenn's TitanArm exoskeleton prototype makes light work of heavy lifting (video)

It's no wonder people are interested in exoskeletons. Not only do they tap into our lust for the t...

By J. Rigg,   05.01.13
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02.27.13
UPenn robots spring into action, save wooden hero (video)
02.27.13

UPenn robots spring into action, save wooden hero (video)

Like you, we assumed that the University of Pennsylvania robotics team wouldn't be able to top the...

By B. Heater,   02.27.13
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09.01.12
Alt-week 9.1.12: growing bones, repairing voices, and a pair of satellites
09.01.12

Alt-week 9.1.12: growing bones, repairing voices, and a pair of satellites

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

By J. Trew,   09.01.12
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