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Tomorrow Daily 041: Chairless chairs, artificial skin that changes color, and a Lego building

It feels like everywhere we go, we're waiting in some kind of line. With this exoskeleton, though, you can make a seat for yourself anywhere. Can't bypass the lines at your favorite theme park? With this bit of kit, you won't stress about waiting without a place to sit.

By August 25, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 041: Chairless chairs, artificial skin that changes color, and a Lego building

On today's show, an exoskeleton that creates a chair for you, no matter where you are; artificial, autonomous skin that changes color; and breaking ground on a Lego "experience center."

By August 25, 2014

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Coat your walls with sound-absorbing 'dragon skin'

A Madrid-based couple has created a series of tiles to add a cool, sound-deadening flair to any room. Arrange them right and they'll look like the side of a dragon.

By February 14, 2014

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Ick-alert: Old book bound with human skin, Harvard scientists say

From the fascinating/gross files, Harvard researchers determine a book in the university's collection is, indeed, bound with real human flesh.

By June 6, 2014

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High school Photoshops yearbook photos to show less female skin

A Utah high school doesn't want its female students to look remotely sexy. So it uses technology to effect that.

By May 29, 2014

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Fitbit Force had over 10k skin irritation complaints

Fitbit recalled the Force fitness tracker after over 10,000 users reported rashes and skin irritations from the product.

By March 12, 2014

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Fitbit Force users report roughly 10,000 cases of skin irritation

Itchy skin and rashes? You're not the only one. The activity tracker-maker offers a full refund to all users of the device.

By March 12, 2014

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Fitbit halts sale of Force fitness band, issues recall due to skin irritation

Owners of Fitbit's newest fitness band that have been experiencing skin issues are eligible for a full refund while a solution to the problem is reportedly in the works.

By February 21, 2014

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Step into another skin with Everyday Racism app

A new free app for iOS and Android lets you experience a small slice of what life's like in Australia as an Indian student, a Muslim woman, or an Aboriginal man.

By January 22, 2014

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Turkey skin inspires toxin-detecting biosensor

Bioengineers at UC Berkeley say their smartphone-enabled sensor can detect volatile chemicals by mimicking the color-changing abilities of turkeys, who can shift dramatically from reds to blues to whites.

By January 21, 2014