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Scientists develop robotic legs that mimic human gait

July 6th, 2012 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 6 (IANS) Researchers have designed a robotic set of legs which they believe is the first to mimic the human gait accurately.The neural (nerve cell) architecture, musculoskeletal architecture ... Read more...

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3D microscopy to help crack Alzheimer’s secrets

February 19th, 2012 - 5:05 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 19 (IANS) Scientists have edged closer to cracking Parkinson's and Alzheimer's secrets with the help of cutting edge 3D microscopy. Underwritten by neural network algorithms (artificial intelligence), the ... Read more...

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Scientists step closer to creating test tube intelligence

July 22nd, 2011 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, July 22 (IANS) Scientists have now taken a major step towards creating artificial intelligence, not in a robot or a silicon chip, but in a test tube.Researchers at the ... Read more...

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Human vision inspired supercomputer may drive cars someday

September 16th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 16 (ANI): Inspired by our remarkable ability to quickly navigate through the street recognizing cars, other people, trees and lampposts instantaneously, researchers at Yale have developed a supercomputer based on ... Read more...

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Mechanism that prepares newborn’s brain for information processing found

May 15th, 2010 - 11:31 am ICT by ANI
Washington, May 15 (ANI): A mechanism in the memory centre of newborn that adjusts the maturation of the brain for the information processing required later in life has been found by researchers ... Read more...

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Anti-social music ‘increases aggression in youngsters’

March 8th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Mar 8 (ANI): Music with anti-social content makes youngsters more aggressive, according to an expert.Dr Wayne Warburton, a Macquarie University psychology expert, insisted violent music videos could encourage aggressive mindset."Across three ... Read more...

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Brain controls bone formation

December 23rd, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 23 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, Australian scientists have found that brain controls formation of bone.The new findings have revealed that bone formation is delicately orchestrated by the brain, which ... Read more...

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Key mechanism in the development of nerve cells found

September 30th, 2009 - 4:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 30 (ANI): Researchers at the University of Helsinki have found a new mechanism that adjusts the functional development of nerve cell contacts in the brains of newborns.Led by Dr. Sari ... Read more...

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Cities, human brains evolved in similar ways

September 4th, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Sep 4 (IANS) Cities and human brains have evolved in strikingly similar ways, says a new study. Just as advanced mammalian brains require a robust neural network to achieve richer and more ... Read more...

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New software helps robots learn to move themselves

August 7th, 2008 - 4:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, August 7 (ANI): German researchers have written a piece of software that enables robots to learn to move through trial and error. Ralf Der, a professor at the Max Planck ... Read more...

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New robotic hand mimics a human hand

July 27th, 2008 - 11:02 am ICT by ANI
Washington, July 27 (ANI): European researchers have created a robotic hand that mimics the flexibility and sensitivity of a human hand, and is controlled by a neural-network-based program modelled on the ... Read more...

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Fish may have taught us how to make a sound

July 23rd, 2008 - 11:21 am ICT by IANS
Washington, July 23 (IANS) Human speech skills and possibly all sound production in vertebrates could be traced back to similar abilities in fish, according to a study by US researchers. Researchers from ... Read more...

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Researchers engineer cell tissue to repair nerve damage

February 29th, 2008 - 12:28 am ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) Live human nerve cells can be patched on to a network for use in future transplants to repair damage to the nervous system, according to a study. "We ... Read more...

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