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electrodes

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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 Jul. 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 Jun. 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 Apr. 20, 2010

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Bionic hand lets amputee feel in real time

Researchers have created a prosthetic hand that allows the wearer to feel objects via wires to the nerves in the upper arm.

By Feb. 7, 2014

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This smiley face tattoo is monitoring you

Researchers are disguising a medical sensor that can track physical exertion levels as a temporary, smiley face tattoo.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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World Cup to begin with mind-controlled exoskeleton kick

Wearing a state-of-the-art exoskeleton, a paralyzed teenager will make the ceremonial first kick at the World Cup in Brazil this summer.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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Tiny bunny sculpture the size of a bacterium

A microscopic sculpture of a bunny demonstrates a new material that could pave the way for implantable electronics to treat conditions such as Parkinson's and depression.

By May. 31, 2013

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Spy on your own thoughts with Glass Brain

A new system for visualizing the goings-on inside the brain creates beautiful video images, letting us become neuro-voyeurs as we watch our thoughts fly around in real time.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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Man to get first bionic hand that can 'feel'

The new hand should be able to relay signals from a sensor to the man's brain, allowing him to feel what he touches.

By Feb. 19, 2013

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How supersensitive screens get touch-y (Smartphones Unlocked)

Keeping your gloves on while using your smartphone is a new capability this year. Here's how extra-tuned-in touch screens work.

By Jun. 8, 2013