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Injury count rises for Russian meteorite

The latest reports say about 1,000 people were injured, mostly by glass shards sent flying by the meteor's window-shattering sonic blasts.

By Feb. 15, 2013


Impact-sensing sports cap measures head injury

Reebok and startup MC10 team to make a smart skullcap that can be worn under helmets to measure impact to the head on athletes of any age or skill set.

By Oct. 25, 2012


Watch this: Man uses torch on self, defies injury

A video making the rounds shows an eccentric "scientist" who has a penchant for theatrics using a torch in a way you would never expect.

By Feb. 3, 2012


Musical glove could improve mobility after spinal cord injury

The wireless device is helping tetraplegic study participants learn songs on a keyboard while improving sensation in their hands.

By Jul. 17, 2012


Noninvasive 'virtual biopsy' diagnoses brain injury

A study of five retired athletes who suffered multiple head injuries reveals not only brain damage, but also the potential of a specialized MRI scan to measure that damage.

By Dec. 2, 2010


Injury time-out

Minimal blogging this week due to hand injury.

By Mar. 29, 2009


'RiceWrist' retrains motor skills after spinal-cord injury

Rice University is having great success with its prototype robotic device that, as a wearable exoskeleton, mimics a patient's joints from shoulder to hand.

By Apr. 14, 2011


Virtual skateboard for the injury-prone

Rite of passage on the screen

By Dec. 17, 2006


Warning: Use of this product may result in injury or death!

Back in the day, the prime directive of owners manuals was information: as in how you use the products. Nowadays, it's more about deflecting liability.

By Sep. 25, 2008


Adding insult to injury: One Laptop Per Child sued for patent infringement

LANCOR wants to sue organizations with no money to pay them. Smart.

By Nov. 28, 2007