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Exoskeletons can strain the brain

According to a study recently published in the journal Applied Ergonomics, exoskeletons worn by workers on assembly lines or in warehouses to alleviate stress on their lower back, may compete with valuable brain resources. The study found…

Night vision revolutionized

Remember the grainy, snow-like qualities of old night vision? Researchers from The Australian National University (ANU) developed new technology that allows for clear sight in the dark, virtually revolutionizing night-vision. Using…

Robotic hand updates itself

Robotic arms have been around for quite a long time. The manipulation that they perform is a common action as well as still a challenging problem. In order to perform in-hand manipulation on a sophisticated level, Professor Aaron Dollar and…

Upping Bitcoin Security

More than 90% of users don't know if their mobile wallet is compromised; now, there's an app for that Do you use a smartphone app to manage your cryptocurrency? Stop that. Researchers from Michigan State University are developing a…