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For the first time, scientists create a lab-grown limb

A team of researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital has grown a rat limb in a lab -- paving the way forward for bioengineered human transplants.

By 4 June 2015

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We celebrate the Pluto meet-and-greet that took almost 10 years to happen (Tomorrow Daily 208)

It's always a good day when we can celebrate a milestone alongside the fine folks at NASA, so we take some time on the show to cheer on the team and discuss the high-res photos of Pluto coming from New Horizons.

By 15 July 2015

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We cheer on New Horizons and its Pluto flyby (Tomorrow Daily 208)

Ashley and Khail send congratulations to the New Horizons team at NASA for their successful Pluto fly-by mission, talk about potential deals during Amazon's "Prime Day" and check out a cool prosthetic limb with Lego attachments. #TDFlyby

By 15 July 2015

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3D printing gives disabled duck Dudley a new limb

Yet another disabled little duckie gets a new lease on life thanks to the magic of 3D printing.

By 25 January 2014

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Lego-compatible prosthetic arm lets kids build their own hand

Iko is a prosthetic arm that can be fitted with Lego bricks so that wearers can take the design of their own hand into their own hands.

By 16 July 2015

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Right-handed or left-handed? Kangaroos actually have a preference

Primate mammals aren't the only species with hand preferences. A study shows that kangaroos mostly prefer using their left paws over their right when it comes to eating, grooming and possibly boxing.

By 19 June 2015

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Untethered robot characters at Disney parks couldn't possibly go wrong (Tomorrow Daily 189)

Disney Research may someday replace actors inside fuzzy costumes with fully robotic animatronic characters that will roam freely throughout its theme parks. We hope you know how to use a popcorn bucket or a mylar balloon as a defensive weapon.

By 5 June 2015

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Free-roaming robot characters at Disneyland, powered by nightmare fuel (Tomorrow Daily 189)

Khail and Ashley aren't convinced that untethered robot characters roaming Disney theme parks is such a good idea. Plus, they explain how scientists grew a semi-working rat limb and discuss a shoe factory converted into a huge playground. #TDCharacter

By 5 June 2015

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Boy with ears made from his ribs gets OK to wear sunglasses

Kieran Sorkin, who underwent an amazing transformative operation last year, gets great news just in time for summer.

By 6 June 2015

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Android M, Apple's iOS plans and Han Solo surprises in CNET UK podcast 436

Windows 10 is weeks away and "Star Wars" fans have been given a nasty shock. We also discuss Android M and what we can expect from iOS 9. It's all here on the UK's best tech podcast.

By 5 June 2015