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08.18.12
Alt-week 8.18.12: Graphene sponges, zero-g athletics and tweets in space
08.18.12

Alt-week 8.18.12: Graphene sponges, zero-g athletics and tweets in space

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

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04.20.12
UT Dallas researchers seek to imbue your smartphone with X-ray superpowers
04.20.12

UT Dallas researchers seek to imbue your smartphone with X-ray superpowers

If anybody ever told you that the future would be awesome, they were right. A new bit of research...

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03.26.12
Hume: the bipedal 'Parkour' robot (video)
03.26.12

Hume: the bipedal 'Parkour' robot (video)

A future threatened by wild robotic rottweilers with no humanoid dog-walkers to keep them in check?...

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01.28.12
Plasmonic cloak makes objects invisible, but only in the microwave region of the spectrum
01.28.12

Plasmonic cloak makes objects invisible, but only in the microwave region of the spectrum

Okay, so we're not up to USS Pegasus levels yet, but for the first time researchers have been able...

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05.11.11
Schizophrenic computer may help us understand similarly afflicted humans
05.11.11

Schizophrenic computer may help us understand similarly afflicted humans

Although we usually prefer our computers to be perfect, logical, and psychologically fit, sometim...

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05.02.11
Gaming gets immersive thanks to union of pico projector and eye tracking camera (video)
05.02.11

Gaming gets immersive thanks to union of pico projector and eye tracking camera (video)

Although in the earliest stages of development, this virtual reality gaming rig already looks prett...

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09.22.10
UTexas researchers develop organic battery, aim for week-long use in smartphones
09.22.10

UTexas researchers develop organic battery, aim for week-long use in smartphones

Christopher Bielawski, a brilliant mind working at the University of Texas at Austin, had this to sa...

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03.20.09
New material could make robot muscles better, faster, stronger
03.20.09

New material could make robot muscles better, faster, stronger

There's already been countless advances in the always exciting field of robot muscles, but a team o...

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11.23.08
UT Austin creates world's highest resolution tiled display: Stallion
11.23.08

UT Austin creates world's highest resolution tiled display: Stallion

If you thought 220 million pixels was a lot, well, you'd be right. But given how things are in Texa...

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