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Pee here to find out if you have cancer

An MIT team has developed a paper stick that could someday be used as an inexpensive and accurate way to detect a range of cancers. It holds particular promise for the developing world.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Future robots powered by pee? Urine luck!

How to power robots that go where humans fear to tread? A new device works like an artificial heart to pump pee into the "engine room" of self-sustaining bots.

By Nov. 11, 2013

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Crave Ep. 129: Charge your gadgets with pee

On this week's Crave, scientists recharge devices with pee power, air guitar gets a boost with LEDs, and a small Colorado town wants to issue "drone hunting" licenses. Yup.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Charge your gadgets with pee, Ep. 129

Got to go? Scientists have figured out how to recharge devices using human pee. A giant "Game of Thrones" dragon skull washes up on a U.K. beach. And we congratulate the AeroVelo human-powered helicopter for winning a high-flying honor.

By Jul. 19, 2013

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Pee-analyzing urinal spots drunks before they drive

The battle against drunk driving gets a urine-analyzing system that identifies club patrons through RFID.

By Jul. 17, 2013

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Pissed-off Dell laptop owners seek answer to cat-pee odors

Months of complaints about the smell of cat pee emanating from new Dell 6430u laptops cap off with an official response to the stinky problem.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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Guitar Pee urinal: Be a bathroom rock god

In one of the latest signs of the impending apocalypse, Billboard Brasil has created a playable guitar/urinal that wails while you whiz.

By May. 30, 2012

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Pee power! African teens create urine-fueled generator

Four enterprising young African girls put together a generator that runs on a plentiful natural resource. Whether or not it could work efficiently is a different story.

By Nov. 8, 2012

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App tells when to go pee during movies and not miss much

RunPee provides the best windows for running to the restroom and even fills you in on what you've missed.

By Oct. 24, 2012

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NASA puts the pee in potable water

Astronauts on the shuttle Atlantis will be testing something called the Forward Osmosis Bag, which aims to sweeten the notion of drinking your own urine.

By Jul. 8, 2011