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Robot cuts the neck scar out of thyroid surgery

Guided by surgeons at a console, the da Vinci Surgical System enables access to the thyroid through the armpit, thereby avoiding the hallmark neck incision.

By July 6, 2010

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Brain-to-brain verbal communication in humans achieved for the first time

A team of researchers has successfully achieved brain-to-brain human communication using non-invasive technologies across a distance of 5,000 miles.

By September 3, 2014

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Balding? Artas robot ready to harvest your hair

Have a seat and let the robotic hair picker get to work. Sorry, blonds and redheads. It only works on patients with straight brown or black hair.

By April 26, 2011

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Time to give surgeons breathalizers?

A study finds that excessive alcohol consumption may be associated with certain changes in surgical skill on virtual reality simulator testing the next day.

By April 19, 2011

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Study: Video game play may improve eyesight

Playing action video games may help adults improve their ability to notice subtle differences in shades of gray, according to a study.

By March 29, 2009

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The iPhone is the worst phone in the world

The iPhone gets more press than a Brangelina sex video, and acts like it's the only smart phone on the planet... so why is it so rubbish at doing what it says on the tin?

By November 3, 2009