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Pill made of needles being developed by MIT

October 2, 2014 - 3:17 pm in Science

You probably didn’t like needles growing up, and you likely would’ve done just about anything to avoid getting stabbed by a doctor while your parents calmly allowed it to happen. Today, even if you don’t mind needles anymore, you’d still choose swallowing…

Origami robot folds itself into finished form and scampers off

Origami robot folds itself into finished form and scampers off

August 28, 2014 - 11:18 am in Science

In the dystopian future, robot armies won’t need assistance from us puny humans — or even other machines — to finish building themselves. Just like…

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Alaska gets huge helium-filled wind turbine that floats 1,000 feet up

April 8, 2014 - 2:40 pm in Science

What’s that in the sky? A bird? A plane? No, it’s a helium-filled blimp with a giant wind turbine inside. This will soon be the scene above Fairbanks,…