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08.10.12
Researchers create Meshworm robot, beat it up (video)
08.10.12

Researchers create Meshworm robot, beat it up (video)

We've seen a number of options for controlling real worms, but never a worm robot, until now. Ente...

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08.05.12
Robopsy is a low-cost, disposable patient-mounted medical robot
08.05.12

Robopsy is a low-cost, disposable patient-mounted medical robot

In a less gelatin-centric demo, the Harvard-based team behind the Robotically Steerable Probe show...

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08.04.12
TakkTile turns digital barometers into open-source robot touch sensors
08.04.12

TakkTile turns digital barometers into open-source robot touch sensors

Freescale Semiconductor's MPL115A2 is a tiny thing that will sit quite comfortably on the tip of y...

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08.04.12
Rethinking the robot hand at Harvard (video)
08.04.12

Rethinking the robot hand at Harvard (video)

Should you ever find yourself needing to discuss the state of the robotic hand in the early 21st c...

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07.23.12
Fake jellyfish made from rat cells have a place in our hearts (video)
07.23.12

Fake jellyfish made from rat cells have a place in our hearts (video)

There's a whole sea of jellyfish out there ready to sting indiscriminately. So, why do we keep try...

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07.01.12
New fuel cell keeps on going even once the fuel's dried up
07.01.12

New fuel cell keeps on going even once the fuel's dried up

Vanadium oxide seems to be the go-to guy in power storage right now. A new solid-oxide fuel cell -...

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05.17.12
Mind-operated robot arm helps paralyzed woman have her cup o' joe (video)
05.17.12

Mind-operated robot arm helps paralyzed woman have her cup o' joe (video)

Researchers at the Braingate2 consortium have made a breakthrough that allows people with spinal c...

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04.25.12
Harvard tired of overpaying for research, tells faculty to open up
04.25.12

Harvard tired of overpaying for research, tells faculty to open up

The grand dame of Ivy League schools is taking action against one of higher learning's pet peeves:...

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12.06.11
Aluminum oxide 'egg-carton' could improve quantum dot efficiency
12.06.11

Aluminum oxide 'egg-carton' could improve quantum dot efficiency

Quantum dots have been deemed the future of everything from light bulbs, to displays and solar pa...

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