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Tomorrow Daily 135: Biodegradable robots working in your body, the Godzilla Hotel and more

John Hopkins University scientists are currently working on what they're calling "micrograbbers" made of hydrogel and stiff polymers. Someday, they hope to send these tiny objects into your body to perform procedures that might otherwise be invasive.

By February 25, 2015

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Tomorrow Daily 135: Biodegradable robots working in your body, the Godzilla Hotel and more

On today's show, Khail and Ashley marvel at tiny robots made to collect samples inside your body and dissolve after they're done, start saving up to stay at the Godzilla Hotel in Tokyo, and show you a retired engineer's violin-playing robot.

By February 25, 2015

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Toyota bot says no to violence, yes to violins

Toyota recently showcased an amazingly smooth robot that plays the violin, as well as helper robots for the elderly and the disabled.

By December 6, 2007

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Episode 620: Not safe for trademark

Fark.com wants to patent NSFW, which we think isn't safe for society. Also Western Digital makes one of their own products somewhat useless.

By December 10, 2007

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Episode 619: Shake your boot.ini

Hey, man. Watch where you're putting that boot.ini. You don't want to brick an XP machine. People don't like that.

By December 7, 2007