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New Bionic Hand Gives Amputee a Grip — And a Sense of Touch

Author: Greg Miller. Greg Miller Science<p>Date of Publication: 02.05.14.<p>Time of Publication: 2:00 pm. 2:00 pm<p>Dennis Aabo Sørensen lost his left hand in …

DARPA Project Starts Building Human Memory Prosthetics

“They’re trying to do 20 years of research in 4 years,” says Michael Kahana in a tone that’s a mixture of excitement and disbelief. Kahana, director …

Goat-inspired prosthetic leg will give rock climbers better footing

For all the neural-controlled, bluetooth-enabled and sport-specific prosthetics humanity has designed over the years, one thing remains constant: most of of them are lousy for climbing rock faces. Design student Kai Lin learned this while researching artificial limbs in a prosthetic-design class at …

Shark Tank's Mark Cuban Wants To Erase Your Digital Footprint

Mark Cuban doesn’t like the trolls on Twitter. According to the startup investor, star of <i>Shark Tank</i> and owner of the Dallas Mavericks, he has to think twice before tweeting anything, because there are hordes of jerks on the social network who want to pick him apart.<p>That’s why his application Cyber …

Exclusive: Japan, U.S. discussing offensive military capability for Tokyo - Japan officials | Reuters

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan and the United States are exploring the possibility of Tokyo acquiring offensive weapons that would allow Japan to project power far beyond its borders, Japanese officials said, a move that would likely infuriate China.<p>Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe (R) reviews Japanese …

#BBCtrending: Goodluck Jonathan reacts to controversial slogan

<b>Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan has asked his supporters to stop using an adapted version of the #BringBackOurGirls hashtag to campaign for his re-election.</b><p>In one sense you can understand what the president's supporters were thinking. The #BringBackOurGirls hashtag, calling for 200 school …