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Replace Weak Human Legs With Robust Honda Robot Legs

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Being mobile is for chumps, but even you, my sedentary friends, will likely come across situations where you'll need to move. To grab some ...

Robot Permits Surgery on Beating Heart

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Heart surgery is risky business. When heart surgery is performed, the ol' bloodpump has to be removed because, of course, it's easier for a ...

Robotic Probe Zaps Breast Cancer Inside MRI

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This "1-DOF Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) compatible needle driver robot for radiofrequency ablation (RFA)," as it's technically billed, could be an important breakthrough for breast-cancer ...

Cyberdyne Robo-Suit

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Paralyzed individuals may be able to walk again with aid from the Cyberdyne suit out of Japan. Yoshiyuki Sankai, a professor at Tsukuba University ...

Bionic Hands To Help The Disabled

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In addition to becoming bionic, prostheses may soon help a person feel bionic too. Bionic hands with gelled fingertips may be the answer to giving ...

iStan Medical Dummy Is Intelligent

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As far as medical dummies go, iStan is pretty smart. He just wants you to think he's stupid laying there all dummy-like. This isn't your ...

Self-Assembling Stomach Bot Is Like A Snake In Your Gut

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Researchers from Israel are working on a swallowable camera that can be used to diagnose and treat illnesses. This camera would be controlled by robotic ...

Robotic Wheelchair Points to Dawn of Cyborgs

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Researchers at MIT are developing a robotic wheelchair that will memorize the layout of a building, then take the user where he/she wants to go ...

Robot Dog Nurse Nurses Our Desire to Be Lazy

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If you have 30,000 yen per month lying around, and you have problems with mobility due to physical handicap or warcraft, consider renting Japan's recently ...

Lethal Injection Attack Droid Prototype

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Here's a cool prototype! The Lethal Injection Attack Droid Prototype by Christopher Conte doesn't screw around. Just doles out it's own brand of justice with ...

DigitRobotics LLC Also Boasts Limited Liability for Fall of Man

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So you've been jonesin for a robot that can cook you food and wash your filthy body while you sleep.  You have some ideas about ...

Doctor Bots May Treat Wounds Inflicted by Other Robots

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New Zealand and Korean scientists have joined forces seeking to develop a robot that can perform some basic duties of a doctor.  The three year ...