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heal

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3D-printed cast heals broken bones, doubles as Bluetooth speaker

Meet the BoomCast, a 3D-printed cast with embedded electronics, which gives patients more freedom and allows doctors to monitor a patient's progress anywhere in the world.

By July 31, 2015

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Flexible, self-healing LG G Flex 2 touches down at AT&T April 24

LG's bendy flagship sells for $300 on contract, but you can also get it through AT&T's payment plans.

By April 20, 2015

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Paint-on bandage changes color as your wound heals

A smart liquid bandage glows to reveal the amount of oxygen the wound underneath is getting, and that could help doctors help us heal.

By October 6, 2014

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Patriots fans and the dark side of social media

Sports fans routinely take to Twitter and Facebook to post threatening messages after their favorite team loses. What does it say about us?

By January 25, 2016

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DARPA seeks to treat bodies with light, electricity, sound and magnets

As part of its ElectRx program, which seeks to heal by treating the body like the electrical system it is, the government agency has awarded grants to seven teams.

By October 9, 2015

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Healing, 'Terminator'-style: Liquid metal could fix severed nerves

Biomedical researchers in China are taking a page from Hollywood, kind of, by using liquid metal to bridge the gap between the two ends of a cut nerve.

By April 28, 2014

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3D-printed cast uses ultrasound to speed healing

A stylish-looking 3D-printed cast for broken bones uses an ultrasonic pulse generator to help stimulate the growth of new bone.

By April 23, 2014

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What's Iron Man's suit made of? The science behind the Avengers

Why is Iron Man's suit so sturdy? How do Captain America and Black Widow rapidly heal from injuries? A video from the American Chemical Society looks at the science behind the Avengers.

By April 28, 2015

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LG G Flex is curvy, flexy, and self-healing

Gently arced, equipped with a paint job that repels scratches, and able to flatten down when accidentally sat on, the LG G Flex is a wild new phone currently only available in South Korea. See how it feels on our cheek...and in our pants.

By December 6, 2013

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Self-heal like Wolverine? Gene discovery might hold clues

In a discovery by a Harvard researcher, a reactivated gene found in embryos helps mice regrow clipped parts of their ears and toes. Could the "fountain of youth" gene hold promise for humans too?

By November 11, 2013