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10.05.15
Robotic bees outdo their organic rivals by swimming
10.05.15

Robotic bees outdo their organic rivals by swimming

Once researchers find batteries small enough, there will be no place safe from them on land or sea.

By S. Dent,   10.05.15
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08.30.15
Phone data can predict infectious disease outbreaks
08.30.15

Phone data can predict infectious disease outbreaks

A team of Princeton and Harvard researchers analyzed the phone call records of 15 million users in...

By M. Moon,   08.30.15
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08.25.15
Explore the world's economy in Harvard's trippy 3D map
08.25.15

Explore the world's economy in Harvard's trippy 3D map

Harvard wants to help make sense of the world economy through a trippy, interactive 3D map.

By J. Fingas,   08.25.15
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07.31.15
Tiny robotic insect can jump on water like a strider
07.31.15

Tiny robotic insect can jump on water like a strider

Scientists from Seoul National University and Harvard University have figured out the water strider's secrets.

By M. Moon,   07.31.15
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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...

By M. Moon,   07.10.15
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06.19.15
Prototype roboglove gives patients with weak grips a hand
06.19.15

Prototype roboglove gives patients with weak grips a hand

For patients suffering from the effects of a stroke, ALS or muscular dystrophy, routine tasks like...

By A. Tarantola,   06.19.15
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05.11.15
Researchers show you can be uniquely identified by your bacteria
05.11.15

Researchers show you can be uniquely identified by your bacteria

The bacteria on and inside of your body, also known as your microbiome, could be another sort of f...

By D. Hardawar,   05.11.15
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05.08.15
Harvard engineering class tries to make the best BBQ smoker
05.08.15

Harvard engineering class tries to make the best BBQ smoker

As part of a 14-week-long assignment, 16 Harvard engineering students were given the task to creat...

By E. Alvarez,   05.08.15
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11.10.14
Harvard used cameras to track attendance without telling students
11.10.14

Harvard used cameras to track attendance without telling students

You've probably had professors that got on your case for missing class, but they don't hold a cand...

By J. Fingas,   11.10.14
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