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Science
 
Clinihub
Clinihub
Clinihub

CliniHub Identifies Breast Cancer In Just Minutes

Can watching too much Star Trek make you sick? Find out almost instantly with this gadget from the future...of Britain. The handheld device, reminiscent of the Dr Spock’s ‘tricorder’ but baptized CliniHub, was developed by Brit...
 
Science
 
Star-Wars1
Star-Wars1
Star-Wars1

This Death Star Planetarium Can Hopefully Blow Up Planets, Too

This Death Star Planetarium is awesome, if nothing else than its a Star Wars toy that teaches kids something about our galaxy. Yeah, your kids do learn about the adventures of Han and Luke -- but you know what I mean. And even ...

 
Science
 
Monkeyarm_1
Monkeyarm_1
Monkeyarm_1

Monkey Controls Robot Arm With Its Brain, Plans World Domination (video)

In news both awesome and terrifying, researchers at the University of Pittsburgh implanted a monkey's brain with sensors that allow it control a seven-axis robot arm. Two implants control the arm and hand controlling areas of t...
 
Science
 
Balancing Vest
Balancing Vest
Balancing Vest

Balance Vest Helps The Impaired To Stand

I always love a good innovative technology story, and here's a new one for you: Researchers at UCLA's Center for Advanced Surgical and Interventional Technology have created a vest which helps those with impaired mobility walk....

 
Science
 
Wound Device
Wound Device
Wound Device

Get Better Faster With This $3 Wound Recovery Device

What the 'F'!  I had no clue that applying negative pressure (i.e. suction) to a wound, yeah those things that bleed, could cause it to accelerate the healing process.  Now an MIT student - they're taking over the world, wait t...
 
Science
 
Desalination Plant Process
Desalination Plant Process
Desalination Plant Process

California Gets Its First Salt Water Desalination Plant

Finally, praise the Lord and thank God!  I'm not remotely religious but with announcements like this get me so darn excited.  What am I talking about?  California just got its first full scale seawater desalination plant.  For ...

 
Robots
 
Dean Kamen Luke Arm
Dean Kamen Luke Arm
Dean Kamen Luke Arm

Dean Kamen’s Luke Arm Shakes Its Way On To The Colbert Show (video)

Dean Kamen, an inventor and tech enthusiast, was on The Colbert Report last night to show off his latest invention: a super cool robotic arm. The Luke Arm (a Star Wars reference, of course) is from DEKA Labs, and stands be one ...
 
Science
 
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bionic-eye-australia
bionic-eye-australia

Bionic Eyeballs, Need We Say More

Bionic eyeballs, cameras implanted into human eyes, sound pretty crazy. But a company called Bionic Vision Australia says they have a working prototype of said technology. They've collaborated with the University of New South W...

 
Science
 
Heatswell Cup
Heatswell Cup
Heatswell Cup

Heatswell Cup Grows A Sleeve When In Contact With A Hot Beverage (video)

Drink coffee or tea much from one of the many fine coffee establishments scattered throughout the world?  If so, then you know how damn annoying those heat sleeves can be when they slide off and cause you to spill your scolding...
 
Science
 
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner
200 Page Per Minute Book Scanner

200 Page Per Minute Scanner Built By Japanese Research Team (video)

With e-books quickly becoming more and more popular, one can forget about the vast amounts of printed books yet to be digitized. Masatoshi Ishikawa, a professor at the  University of Tokyo, is trying to get those books scanned ...

 
Business
 
phil
phil
phil

Will Punxsutawney Phil Be Next To Lose His Job To A Machine?

Well, folks, it's almost Groundhog Day again, and you know what that means.  No, the post office doesn't get yet another screwball holiday off to screw up your Netflix queue--it means that once again, Punxsutawney Phil will eme...
 
Robots
 
davincisi
davincisi
davincisi

The Da Vinci Robot Si HD Is A Surgery Machine…Literally.

In Calgary, robots do surgery. That's the surprise of the day from the folks up in Canada as Rockyview General Hospital is the first hospital in Canada to lay hands on a da Vinci Robot Si HD. Small wonder they're first, either-...