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Exoskeletons: My friend with a robot skeleton

When Marcus Woo’s friend Daniel suffered sudden paralysis, the outlook seemed bleak. But then an intriguing offer to be a test pilot for a pair of bionic legs came along...<p>Daniel Fukuchi and I are walking down a basement corridor with white cinderblock walls and glaring fluorescent lights overhead. …

Reprogram Your Mind to Like Healthy Food

Use these tactics next time you're in the throes of a pizza jones<p>You don't have to be a slave to your junk food cravings forever. You may be able to train your brain to yearn for healthy foods, a new study from Tufts University found.<p>Researchers looked at brain scans of 13 study participants at the …

Israel says mortar fired from Gaza in first since August 26 truce

JERUSALEM/GAZA (Reuters) - Israel said a mortar bomb was fired at it from the Gaza Strip on Tuesday in the first such attack since a seven-week war in the enclave ended on Aug 26, but Hamas said Palestinians remained committed to the truce.<p>There were no casualties or damage from the incident, an …

Attacking Isis in Iraq and Syria - the Guardian briefing

What’s the story?<p><b>Barack Obama</b> has declared that the US and its allies will “degrade and ultimately destroy” the global threat of Islamic State (Isis) by targeting its bases and fighters in Iraq and Syria. The US will lead “a comprehensive and sustained counter-terrorism strategy”, including a …

2 Americans among 3 killed by Taliban in Afghanistan

Three members of NATO's International Security Assistance Force were killed in an attack in Kabul on Tuesday, the coalition said.<p>Two were U.S. military personnel, and the third was Polish, a U.S. defense official said.<p>The Taliban claimed responsibility for a suicide car bombing targeting a convoy …