Brian Fernando

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Will These Guys Kill The Computer Interface As We Know It?

How two grade-school friends created Leap Motion, a company that wants to turn mouse-clicks into waves of the hand.<p>David Holz took the main stage at this year's South by Southwest Interactive, the annual innovation conference in Austin, Texas, looking like a hobbit on casual Friday. He wore an …

The beginner's guide to growing your own veg

Ten years ago, Alice Holden was figuring out what to do with her life. She'd just left university and was staying on her parents' farm in Wales, …

Guinea Pig Fashion, A Japanese Store Offering Stylish Wigs, Hats & Costumes For Guinea Pigs

Guinea Pig Fashion is a Japanese store created by designer Maki Yamada that offers a stylish collection of clothes and accessories for guinea pigs. …

Gardener dies after making soup with deadly mushrooms

A keen gardener died after she accidentally picked some of the world’s deadliest mushrooms from outside her home and made them into soup, an inquest has heard.<p>Christina Hale, 57, found the death cap mushrooms, Amanita phalloides, while foraging under a tree in her garden in Bridgwater, Somerset, …

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Malaria hope: Bacteria that make mosquitoes resistant

<b>Researchers have found a strain of bacteria that can infect mosquitoes and make them resistant to the malaria parasite.</b><p>The study, in the journal Science, showed the parasite struggled to survive in infected mosquitoes.<p>Malaria is spread between people by the insects so it is hoped that giving …

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3D printing spinal discs to combat back pain

April 24, 2013<p>US scientists at Cornell University have created an artificial ear using 3D printing technology and living cells. The ear looks and …

3-D-Printed Implant Replaces 75 Percent Of Man's Skull

How long until we can successfully 3-D print a whole human?<p>The rise of 3-D printing has turned body parts into a custom order. We can now 3-D-print customized prosthetics for everything from our hands to our ears. And now 3-D printing can even make you a new noggin.<p>Earlier this week, an unnamed man …

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