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electrode

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Tongue electrode lets you taste flavor that isn't there

A team at the National University of Singapore has created an electrode device that sits on the tip of your tongue and simulates the tastes of salty, sweet, bitter, and sour.

By November 25, 2013

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Undershirt monitors heart rate with wearable electrodes

These bioelectrodes are made from a conductive fiber and can record just like a regular ECG device.

By July 25, 2013

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Arm electrodes to electrify your guitar skills?

Device out of Japan uses electrodes to stimulate hand movements, theoretically accelerating the speed at which humans learn precision skills such as playing instruments.

By June 27, 2011

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Ultrathin silk-based electrodes as brain implants

The flexible electrodes in testing record signals from a cat's brain more accurately than traditionally used, thicker, stiff devices, study finds.

By April 20, 2010

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A new electrode for cutting the price of making hydrogen

The electrode is sprinkled with iron and nickel, sort of like a Lik-um-Stik.

By December 7, 2007

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Ocular implant lets the blind 'see' Braille

An electrode array placed in a blind test subject's eye has allowed researchers to transfer Braille patterns directly to the retina.

By November 25, 2012

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DARPA wand fights fire with physics

A research team at Harvard demonstrates how to rub out flames with an electrode wand. The novel fire suppression method is part of a DARPA project.

By January 24, 2012

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Start-up says it can make hydrogen with sunlight and water

Maynard, Mass.-based Nanoptek has an electrode that extracts electrons from sunlight and then extracts them to break water molecules. Will it work?

By January 17, 2008

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Cyborg moths to the rescue!

Scientists are developing a method of controlling the flight muscles of moths wirelessly, instantly introducing a new term to the vocabulary of technophobes: the mothpocalypse.

By August 22, 2014