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Thoughtful Thursday - more from the Loire Valley

More thoughts from the chateaux in the Loire Valley region of France - for more images <b>click here</b><p>Posted by<p>Charlotte Weychan<p>Labels: French Chateaux …

Robotic Fabrication: A look at “Fiber Syntax” and “Woven Clay”

The second Rob|Arch 2014 conference, initiated by The Association for Robots in Architecture, held a series of talks and workshops focused on robotic fabrication in architecture, art, and design. Several of the showcased projects have developed robotic fabrication techniques inspired by traditional …

in Arts & Entertainment onMay 27, 2014 11:30 am

<i>Photo by Jamie Goodsell from Pujol's Facebook page</i><p>Pujol's sophomore effort KLUDGE is a bratty, snotty collection of basement party anthems. Daniel …

Art & Painting

GPIB To USB, With A Python API

If you’re not so daft as to think Arduino-based oscilloscopes and multimeters are actually useful for all but the simplest tests and measurements, …

FDA Approves 'Star Wars' Robotic Arm for Amputees

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a robotic arm for amputees that is named for the "Star Wars" character Luke Skywalker and can perform multiple, simultaneous movements, a huge advance over the metal hook currently in use.<p>The FDA said on Friday it allowed the sale of the DEKA Arm …

Robotics

Nation's first MERS patient leaves hospital

The man identified as the first patient in the U.S. to suffer from the potentially fatal Middle East Respiratory Syndrome, or MERS, was released from an Indiana hospital on Friday and is cleared to travel, authorities said.<p>“The patient has tested negative for MERS, is no longer symptomatic and …

Public Health

Surprisingly, It's Semi-Cheap To Rent Out A French Castle

Planning a vacay on the cheap? Consider renting out a château grand enough to accommodate the entire family—extended and all!<p><b>Castle #1</b><p>14th-century La Chevallerie Château<p>Overlooking the plain of Le Mans, this 7 suite castle has everything from horseback riding paths to car racing tracks. If you're …

France

Medicare Kept Paying Indicted, Sanctioned Doctors

In August 2011, federal agents swept across the Detroit area, arresting doctors, pharmacists and other health professionals accused of running a massive scheme to defraud Medicare.<p>The following month, several of those arrested, including psychiatrist Mark Greenbain and podiatrist Anmy Tran, were …

We Want Your Pictures for Earth Day

Earth doesn’t do ugly. There’s virtually no place you can live on the planet that at some point can’t knock you out with its flat-out …

Earth Day

design

Enignum Furniture by Joseph Walsh Studio http://designdautore.blogspot.it/…/enignum-furniture-by-jos…

5 Glasses That Can Change How You See The World

20/20 vision<p>Google Glass might not have done much to move fashion forward, but it has inspired a bevy of copycats—many of which will be on the market before Glass. Some of them are subtle, some futuristic, and some seem plucked straight from 1950s B-movies. The common thread: All of them will …