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urine

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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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Phone out of juice? Scientists want to recharge it with urine

It's a liquid gold rush! Scientists find yet another way to power our smartphones (and other devices) with pee.

By Jul. 16, 2013

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Peeth: Growing teeth from urine-harvested stem cells

Chinese scientists develop a method for growing new teeth from stem cells generated from urine.

By Jul. 30, 2013

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Urine sample app lets users detect diseases with iPhones

No, Uchek doesn't involve peeing on a smartphone -- but it does help people find out if they have diabetes, urinary tract infections, and more.

By Feb. 27, 2013

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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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Ep. 941: Urine nation

The Streamy awards made me think of how Hollywood and the video bloggers are starting to come together. It made Natali think about urination. So maybe they need to rethink branding. We also tell you how violent video games will make you see better. For real.

By Mar. 30, 2009

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Possible new fuel sources: Urine, bad butter

Leftovers and castaways could soon be used for clean energy with new strides in energy conversion.

By Jul. 29, 2010

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Astronauts' urine lights up the sky

The disposal of a rather large amount of astronaut waste from the space shuttle Discovery creates a glowing effect in the sky for observers.

By Sep. 16, 2009

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BOL 1064: Urine in the sky with diamonds

That beautiful silvery comet you saw in the sky recently was actually astronaut urine. No joke. We also avoid talking about pee for most of the show. Bing is still on the rise and Facebook is making money. Wow. Things are looking up all over.

By Sep. 16, 2009

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BOL 1064: Urine in the sky with diamonds

That beautiful silvery comet you saw in the sky recently was actually astronaut urine. No joke. We also avoid talking about pee for most of the show. Bing is still on the rise and Facebook is making money. Wow. Things are looking up all over. Just be careful when you look up. There's astronaut pee up there.

By Sep. 16, 2009