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For Uganda's poor, a cellular connection

In a country where people don't have electricity, much less Internet access, the Grameen Foundation partners with Google to relay information through mobile phones.

By Jul. 13, 2009

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The pacemaker is about to get a whole lot smaller

A team of engineers at Stanford says it's possible to power a tiny, implantable cardiac device using radio waves instead of batteries.

By Sep. 5, 2012

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Scientists develop 'magic carpet' technology

A prototype that imitates the enchanting flying motion of a magic carpet has been developed by physicists at Princeton. Hop on.

By Oct. 5, 2011

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Hearts heart new mini measuring device

Miniature atom-based sensor picks up heart's magnetic rhythms and might one day lead to readings more precise than currently possible using electrocardiograms.

By Oct. 16, 2010

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Picture this: Invisibility cloak made from glass

Another scientist is working on helping you hide from those pesky ninja assassins. Great, but when are we going to see a working cloak already?

By Jul. 22, 2010