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DARPA seeks to treat bodies with light, electricity, sound and magnets

As part of its ElectRx program, which seeks to heal by treating the body like the electrical system it is, the government agency has awarded grants to seven teams.

By October 9, 2015


Paralysed man walks on his own legs, no exoskeleton involved

A man who was paralysed five years ago walked again using a non-invasive brain interface that transfers signals to his own muscles.

By September 24, 2015


Turn yourself into a virtual Freud, and you just might feel better

When study subjects get advice from a virtual counselor that looks like them and another that looks like the 19th-century doctor, they report that one helps their mood more.

By September 21, 2015


Text in a downpour with the help of Phone-brella (Tomorrow Daily 245)

If you've ever suffered from what we like to call "umbrella neck" (when you have to squeeze your umbrella between your neck and shoulder to be able to use both hands), you might enjoy the quirky yet helpful Phone-brella.

By September 22, 2015


Protein could mean slow-melting ice cream in less than five years (Tomorrow Daily 237)

We love ice cream, but we don't love the mess it makes on a hot day. Fortunately for us, scientists at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland may have solved that sticky problem with a specific protein.

By September 3, 2015


Does the rumored iPhone 6S bend?

Unbox Therapy shows off the new iPhone 6S casing. Plus, rumors point to an Apple event on September 9 and we have the latest updates on new iPhones, iPads and the Apple TV.

By August 13, 2015


Does bathing in red wine do anything besides waste good booze?

Two guys with a kiddie pool, a backyard and a lot of red wine give NBA all-star Amar'e Stoudemire's beauty treatment a try while explaining the chemistry behind it.

By July 17, 2015


The Starfleet Academy Experience will turn Trekkies into cadets in 2016

The Canada Aviation and Space Museum in Ottawa will be the launch pad for an interactive experience that aims to raise interest in science and math skills using "Star Trek" tech.

By July 8, 2015


Is your shirt smarter than you?

From CNET Magazine: Hats, shirts, socks -- if you can wear it, there's a good chance it eventually will read your vital signs, show your stress levels and even tell you to cut back on your Thanksgiving turkey.

By July 7, 2015


Keep watching those cat videos. They may be good for your health

Research shows that the guilty pleasure can boost mood and energy levels. And yes, scientists say it's worth serious study.

By June 17, 2015