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Do you use more energy when you're thinking really hard?
The Magic Touch
Scientists invent the Cyberhand, a brain-controlled robotoic hand with fingers that can actually feel
Coming Soon: Electronic Brakes
A new brake concept uses a carâ€™s energy to slow itself down, making brake fluid obsolete
PopSci’s Darpa Grand Challenge Preview: Update #3
This student team is running its own private competition: It's entering two vehicles, each programmed to act quite differently
The Future of the Body – Index
The body, Diagnosis, Brain Power, Reproduction, The Medicine Cabinet, Strength, Healing & Evolution . . .
Will We Merge With Machines?
Advances in medical science may well lead to more-than-human abilities
Adding computer brains to power-equipment brawn
Fresh Fears Over Cellphones
Neuroscience: A Swedish study links mobile phones to brain damage. In rats, anyway.
Is Foolproof Lie Detection in the Cards?
Researchers seeking more reliable lie detection methods are experimenting with brain scan technologies.
Neuroscience: How nicotine rewires your noggin.