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Slideshow: Jewelry Harvests Energy in the Blink of an Eye
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8/20/2014  8 comments
An Israeli design student has created a series of unique pieces of jewelry that can harvest energy from default movements of the body and even use human blood as a way to conduct energy.
Comment:Re: BIG START - Elizabeth M-8/19/2014
Comment:Holy Grail? - Elizabeth M-8/19/2014
Comment:Cool project - Elizabeth M-8/19/2014
Video: Robot Hitchhikes Across Canada
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8/19/2014  12 comments
If you see a hitchhiker along the road in Canada this summer, it may not be human. That’s because a robot is thumbing its way across our neighbor to the north as part of a collaborative research project by several Canadian universities.
The ‘Holy Grail’ for Lithium-Based Batteries
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8/19/2014  5 comments
Stanford University researchers have found a way to realize what’s been called the “Holy Grail” of battery-design research -- designing a pure lithium anode for lithium-based batteries. The design has great potential to provide unprecedented efficiency and performance in lithium-based batteries that could substantially drive down the cost of electric vehicles and solve the charging problems associated with smartphones.
Comment:Re: BIG START - Elizabeth M-8/18/2014
Comment:Re: Super Man - Elizabeth M-8/18/2014
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Comment:Re: Practical - Elizabeth M-8/13/2014
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'Lab on a Chip' Provides Unprecedented Early Diagnosis of Disease
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8/8/2014  25 comments
A new technology presents a major breakthrough in preventative medicine by providing the ability to diagnose infectious or inherited diseases long before they’ve historically been identified.
Comment:Great idea - Elizabeth M-8/6/2014
Comment:Robot fans - Elizabeth M-8/5/2014
Video: Baseball ‘Fanbots’ Lead Cheers, Boost Morale
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8/5/2014  18 comments
This Korean baseball team has responded to its losing streak by packing a section of its stadium’s stands with interactive robots dubbed “Fanbots” to give the team and its fans a much-needed boost.
Comment:Lighting - Elizabeth M-8/4/2014
Fly Used as Model for Battery-Free, Intelligent Hearing Aid
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8/4/2014  16 comments
A new low-power microphone device inspired by the hearing of a fly could pave the way for a new generation of intelligent and battery-free hearing aids that focus only on what a listener wants to hear.
Comment:Clever idea - Elizabeth M-7/31/2014
Comment:Re: How much? - Elizabeth M-7/31/2014
Solar-Powered Smart Bench Charges Phones, Connects to WiFi
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7/31/2014  21 comments
The Soofa is an urban smart bench that provides mobile device charging as well as collects environmental information via wireless sensors.


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