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The US government just gave someone a $120-million robotic arm to use for a year

Johnny Matheny is the first person to live with an advanced mind-controlled robotic arm. Last December, researchers from Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab delivered the arm to Matheny at his home in Port Richey, Florida. Aside from the occasional demo, this is the first time the Modular Prosthetic …

Divorcing parents could lose children if they try to turn them against partner

Measures being trialled to prevent ‘parental alienation’ feature penalties including permanent loss of contact with child<p>Divorcing parents could be denied contact with their children if they try to turn them against their former partner, under a “groundbreaking” process being trialled by the …

Sociology

Scientists create material that has never existed before on Earth

It’s not every day that scientists are able to create an entirely new substance, but Harvard researchers managed to do just that, and in the process …

Chemistry

Blockchain’s brilliant approach to cybersecurity

Hackers can shut down entire networks, tamper with data, lure unwary users into cybertraps, steal and spoof identities, and carry out other devious attacks by leveraging centralized repositories and single points of failure.<p>The blockchain’s alternative approach to storing and sharing information …

Blockchain

Mark your 2022 calendars to watch a star explosion

In five years, people looking up at the night sky might see something very special.<p>If one prediction is correct, in 2022 (give or take a year), two …

Universe

2 Courses That'll Help You Go Deep into AI

Turn into a robot overlord, or at least get hired at some big-name tech companies.<p>In the future, global industry will rely on the predictive powers of machines and networks to solve the world's problems. Get in on the ground floor (before all the humans are out of a job) with two back-to-back deep …