Gene editing helps spot evolutionary link between fins and hands
CRISPR helped demonstrate that digits and fin rays share similar cells.
Robot hand learns to twirl objects on its own
We're one step closer to robots with a delicate touch.
Scientists can identify terrorists by their victory signs
Biometrics could identify a masked person simply by looking at hand gestures.
3D hand scanner could give you custom braces
The student-made gear could fill big gaps in health care and design.
Prosthetic hand restores a man's sense of touch
DARPA has successfully tested a prosthetic hand that delivers a "near-natural" sense of touch.
Super-precise artificial hand uses smart wires as muscles
As a rule, bionic hands are clunky contraptions made of motors, pneumatics and other machinery tha...
Europe says 'be our guest' to Disney Magical World
It's the circle of life; first a game hits Japan, then North America and then Europe. Heigh-ho, Eu...
Disney Magical World trailer is shining, shimmering, splendid
If you think Disney costumes would improve Animal Crossing: New Leaf, or any game for that matter,...
Willow Garage may sell its Velo robot gripper early, if you ask nicely
Some have called Willow Garage's health into question lately, but the company may have a minor hit...