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iPhone: made of glass, aluminium, arthritis and tears

Mike Daisey turned a trip to the factories of Shenzhen into a one-man show exploring our lust for the latest consumer technology. We spoke with Daisey about his experiences and his show, "The agony and the ecstasy of Steve Jobs".

By October 4, 2011

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Aira auto-injector warms drugs to body temperature

A heated syringe system from Cambridge Consultants warms drugs to body temperature so they flow more easily, potentially reducing injection times by up to 30 percent.

By October 16, 2013

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Smelling farts could be the best thing you do today

Exposure to hydrogen sulfide, commonly found in rotten eggs and human flatulence, could have amazing health benefits in small doses, researchers at the University of Exeter say.

By July 11, 2014

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How to give an albino alligator a CT scan

Getting an alligator to sit still for a CT scan is a challenge, especially when you know he can't be sedated.

By February 14, 2014

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Dancing with the 'Star Wars': Billy Dee Williams cha-chas as Lando

"Star Wars" actor Billy Dee Williams dressed as Lando Calrissian pays tribute to a galaxy far, far away with a cha-cha number that even has Ewoks cheering on "Dancing with the Stars."

By March 19, 2014

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Whistle, the Fitbit for dogs, makes push into mainstream

Aimed at gathering data to help track and improve a dog's health, the wireless tracking device lands in PetSmart stores next week. And there's now an Android version of the app.

By February 27, 2014

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Gamers collect 300 billion coins in New Super Mario Bros. 2

Mario button mashers collect nearly enough gold coins to equal the GDP of several developing countries combined.

By November 27, 2012

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Pal by Clarity hands-on: Simple phone for seniors

With its huge buttons and simple interface, Clarity's Pal is a feature phone built for seniors and people with disabilities.

By May 8, 2012

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New health site lets the crowd rate treatment effectiveness

CureCrowd aggregates the experiences of others by letting them score the usefulness of various treatments from 0 (no help) to 4 (cured).

By March 13, 2014

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MIT body suit helps you feel old

AGNES, the Age Gain Now Empathy System, is designed to help people experience what it's like to be a 75-year-old with arthritis and diabetes.

By January 3, 2012