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06.20.15
ICYMI: Ramen by drone, creepy robot gloves and the week in sum
06.20.15

ICYMI: Ramen by drone, creepy robot gloves and the week in sum

Today on In Case You Missed It: A Caltech research team is studying a species of jellyfish to see i...

By K. Davis,   06.20.15
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06.18.15
Rearranging jellyfish limbs may lead to self-healing robots
06.18.15

Rearranging jellyfish limbs may lead to self-healing robots

Normally when a jellyfish loses a limb, say to the jaws of a hungry sea turtle, it simply regenera...

By A. Tarantola,   06.18.15
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05.21.15
Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer
05.21.15

Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer

A paralyzed man named Erik Sorto has finally been able to drink beer on his own after 13 years, an...

By M. Moon,   05.21.15
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05.12.15
Radio telescope array could unlock the secrets of the early universe
05.12.15

Radio telescope array could unlock the secrets of the early universe

To capture the night sky and better understand the formative years of our universe, astronomers ar...

By N. Summers,   05.12.15
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04.05.15
Caltech wants to equip phones with built-in 3D scanners
04.05.15

Caltech wants to equip phones with built-in 3D scanners

Wouldn't it be great if we can use phones to 3D scan every day objects for printing? A research te...

By M. Moon,   04.05.15
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12.11.14
Surge the rescue robot is RoboSimian's more evolved sibling
12.11.14

Surge the rescue robot is RoboSimian's more evolved sibling

It looks like the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory team responsible for RoboSimian's existence has b...

By M. Moon,   12.11.14
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09.01.14
Physics' best-known lectures are now available to everyone on the web
09.01.14

Physics' best-known lectures are now available to everyone on the web

Ask professors about important physics lectures, and they'll probably point you toward Richard Fey...

By J. Fingas,   09.01.14
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07.29.13
Researchers turn standard microscope into billion-pixel imaging beast
07.29.13

Researchers turn standard microscope into billion-pixel imaging beast

A team of researchers at the California Institute of Technology, led by Professor Changhuei Yang,...

By M. Grey,   07.29.13
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03.09.13
Caltech self-healing chips can recover from laser blasts, save power while healthy
03.09.13

Caltech self-healing chips can recover from laser blasts, save power while healthy

While many scientists have heard the call for self-healing electronics, their previous projects ha...

By J. Fingas,   03.09.13
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