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12.10.11
BU wizards find success in unconscious neurofeedback learning, announce plans for secret lair
12.10.11

BU wizards find success in unconscious neurofeedback learning, announce plans for secret lair

You will learn French this week, even if you're not aware that it's happening. Neuroscientists...

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06.14.11
Batcopter UAV observes anti-collision bat behavior, crashes into ground (video)
06.14.11

Batcopter UAV observes anti-collision bat behavior, crashes into ground (video)

If you wander out into a gaggle of fellow humans in total darkness, chances are you're going to bum...

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12.18.10
New research says e-cigarettes are safer than real ones, no cigarettes safer still
12.18.10

New research says e-cigarettes are safer than real ones, no cigarettes safer still

Research swayed back and forth on the health risks associated with e-cigarettes since their debut i...

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05.27.10
BU researchers develop tube robot for tricky operations (video)
05.27.10

BU researchers develop tube robot for tricky operations (video)

When performing keyhole surgery, the instruments come in one of two varieties: long and straight an...

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05.08.10
Terahertz radiation and metamaterials combine to form super X-Ray specs
05.08.10

Terahertz radiation and metamaterials combine to form super X-Ray specs

It looks like somebody actually coughed up the extra dollar for the De Luxe model X-Ray specs in th...

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12.17.08
Baby incubators made from Toyota 4Runner, Aunty Entity would be proud
12.17.08

Baby incubators made from Toyota 4Runner, Aunty Entity would be proud

Developing nations are often the recipients of used, donated baby incubators, as new ones cost abou...

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10.07.08
Light bulb networks could be the next WiFi
10.07.08

Light bulb networks could be the next WiFi

If researchers at Boston University's College of Engineering have their way, light bulbs of the fut...

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06.08.08
Silicon wafer directs and filters out cancer cells
06.08.08

Silicon wafer directs and filters out cancer cells

Normally we get excited when a slab of silicon makes our games run at 60 frames per-second, but in t...

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12.13.06
DARPA's zombie-shark trainer looking at non-military applications
12.13.06

DARPA's zombie-shark trainer looking at non-military applications

Earlier this year we brought you news of an exciting DARPA-funded project whose goal was to take yo...

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