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New robotic hand types like its human counterpart

March 4th, 2011 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 4 (ANI): Engineers in US have developed a robotic hand that is capable of performing human tasks such as opening doors and typing.The researchers have been trying to create robots ... Read more...

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Synthetic muscles restore ability to blink, save eyesight

January 18th, 2010 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 18 (IANS) Synthetic muscles can restore the ability of patients with facial paralysis to blink, potentially benefiting thousands who can't shut their eyelids due to stroke, nerve injury or facial ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |