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Childbirth

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Bloody childbirth simulator nets big design prize

MamaNatalie by Laerdal simulates the baby, uterus, blood, placenta, and all as a low-cost teaching aid for instructors and midwives.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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Will it be a C-section? Childbirth simulator helps predict

New software called Predibirth helps process magnetic-resonance images into a 3D construction of the pelvis and fetus to score a woman's chances of having a normal birth.

By Nov. 29, 2011

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Scientists release first 'cinematic MRI' of live birth

The video, which captures the second stage of labor, offers a new view of the position and movement of a fetus through the birth canal.

By Jun. 26, 2012

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Free energy, edible slime -- and more offbeat crowdfunding ideas

Crowdfunding platforms can make unlikely, revolutionary notions fly or flop. Here are some of our recent favorites.

By Sep. 4, 2013

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Samsung cops a feel in Galaxy S III 'for humans' ad

The first advertisement for the flagship Android phone easily gets to second base.

By May. 14, 2012

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Police patrolman's beat: Break up Facebook fights

According to a U.K. police inspector, one patrol car is assigned to be driven from house to house to deal with people's complaints about things written on Facebook.

By Mar. 13, 2012

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Aim carefully with $130,000 crystal toilet

Japan's Inax shows off the ultimate throne, a crystal-studded crapper designed to cheer up a weary nation.

By Dec. 16, 2011

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Man uses YouTube to help deliver baby

His wife drops on all fours. He calls the hospital. There are no midwives available. So naval engineer Marc Stephens has to rely on a couple of YouTube videos he's just watched.

By Apr. 30, 2009

Review

Panasonic TC-L65WT600

An input that's more future-proof than its competitors' fails to make the Panasonic TC-P65WT600 a recommendable 4K TV.

By Nov. 4, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 4, 2013
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Do baby gadgets increase new moms' burnout?

Babies don't come with remote controls or even an "off" switch. Do the promises made by high-tech baby gadgets set up new parents for increased burnout and disappointment?

By Dec. 15, 2007