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3D printing gives disabled duck Dudley a new limb

Yet another disabled little duckie gets a new lease on life thanks to the magic of 3D printing.

By January 24, 2014

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'The X-Files' is back, and we're ready for more Mulder and Scully (Tomorrow Daily 149)

One of the greatest sci-fi shows in the history of television is returning to the airwaves as a six-episode "event" miniseries. Amid excellent sci-fi shows like "Black Mirror" and "Orphan Black," we're hoping new episodes of "The X-Files" can still capture our imagination like it did 20 years ago.

By March 24, 2015

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'The X-Files' is back, and we're ready for more Mulder and Scully (Tomorrow Daily 149)

On today's show, our hosts check a bionic limb that uses a smartphone for processing signals, freak out over the return of "The X-Files" and meet a robot who might take over assembly lines in electronic factories.

By March 24, 2015

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Bionic limbs will one day sense the grass under prosthetic feet

With the first thought-controlled bionic leg pioneered in Chicago, the next steps for smart prosthetics are refining them for widespread use and tackling a huge hurdle: sensory feedback.

By October 12, 2013

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Strange 'double blob' atop Martian atmosphere puzzles scientists

Long fingerlike tendrils poked out from the part of the Red Planet known as the "Martian limb" and astronomers are scratching their heads over the cause.

By February 17, 2015

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'Bionic' rebuild gives three amputees mind-controlled robotic arms

Three Austrian men have received mind-controlled robotic arms, using a world-first technique called "bionic reconstruction."

By February 24, 2015

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Ultra HD '4K' Blu-ray: Here's what we know

Ultra HD '4K' Blu-ray discs are due to hit the market at the end of 2015 with enhanced resolution, expanded color and more. Here's the 411 so far.

By February 13, 2015

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'Star Wars' robotic arm lets amputee veteran go rock climbing

The DEKA robotic arm -- funded by DARPA and nicknamed "Luke" -- helped this army vet climb again.

By February 12, 2015

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Untangling your digital life (while embracing it)

As we're bombarded with emails, tweets and status updates, it's easy to feel like slaves to the gadgets in our lives. The advantages of being connected are great, but you don't have to be trapped in the clutches of connectivity.

By February 13, 2015

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Stormtroopers presenting boy with new 3D-printed arm is the best

When the Imperial forces are able to warm your heart this much, it makes you think the galaxy might not be such a bad place after all.

By January 14, 2015