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Failed stem cell treatment causes nasal growth on woman's spine

A woman who received stem cell treatment for paralysis needed a growth of nasal tissue removed from her spine eight years later.

By July 15, 2014

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133: A cheap Tesla, pricey Prius, and nasal driving directions!

Cash for Clunkers was a hit, but not as big as it might have been. Is there a cheap Tesla in your future, or perhaps Bob Dylan in your dashboard? And we take a ride in a hybrid you'll either want to luxuriate in...or key!

By August 28, 2009

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Fisher & Paykel Pilairo CPAP mask: road test

For many Australians, CPAP is a nightly necessity, but it's far from elegant. We test Fisher & Paykels new one-size-fits-all nasal pillow Pilairo, and compare it with a standard nasal mask.

By June 21, 2012

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Buzz Out Loud 901: Gigabyte in your nose

Our resident nasal storage expert Rafe Needleman is on the show to explain some quantum physics to you. Rafe also schools me in why latency doesn't matter to bandwidth but he still won't admit that he need 60 Gbps. And we realize that the only way to save

By January 30, 2009

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MIT creates magnetic microhair that lets water defy gravity

Researchers have created an elastic material bristling with microscopic strands of nickel that can direct the flow of liquids and light.

By August 7, 2014

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Science explains Rudolph's red reindeer nose

Leave it to a bunch of scientists to figure out one of the holiday season's greatest mysteries: why Rudolph is a red-nosed reindeer.

By December 18, 2012

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Husband sends wife spreadsheet to detail denied sex?

A woman goes to Reddit and claims her husband emailed her a spreadsheet detailing all the instances in which she allegedly denied him sex. Is this the future of data?

By July 20, 2014

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The beluga whale that talked like a human

A captive beluga whale is believed to have made sounds that mimic human speech.

By October 22, 2012

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Jury to Apple and Samsung: Go play with your toys, boys

The jury in the latest Apple-Samsung patent trial might ultimately say that it followed the law scrupulously. But might a little humanity on the part of these supposed "tech novices" also have come into play?

By May 4, 2014

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A breath of salty air for patients with cystic fibrosis

How surfers in Australia inspired the development a new device that taps the benefits of salt water mist to treat cystic fibrosis patients.

By May 24, 2013