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November 23, 2015
Posted by Juan Enriquez

Life Code is the extraordinary technology built from DNA.

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Technology    November 23, 2015
Posted by Marc Prosser

Companies are integrating blockchain technology into ledgers, using it to track diamonds and ensure fair land distribution. The projects are first steps toward making governments and industries more transparent and eliminating fraud and corruption. more   By clicking on this link you are now leaving ThinkFurtherAlger.com. The reference to a link to a third party […]

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Medicine, Technology    November 19, 2015
Posted by Drew Beebe and Brandon Lisy

Johnny Matheny is the first person to attach a mind-controlled prosthetic limb directly to his skeleton. After losing his arm to cancer in 2008, Johnny signed up for a number of experimental surgeries to prepare himself to use a DARPA-funded prosthetic prototype. The Modular Prosthetic Limb, developed by the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, allows […]

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Medicine, Technology    November 18, 2015
Posted by Shelly Fan

Learning to walk again after a traumatic accident is no easy task. One of the hardest things for motor-impaired patients is to generate the correct brain signals to help them recover efficiently. The current best option is physiotherapy: through hard work and frustration, patients gradually relearn the sequence of motor instructions required to sit, walk, stand […]

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Medicine, Technology    November 12, 2015
Posted by Michael Specter

At thirty-four, Feng Zhang is the youngest member of the core faculty at the Broad Institute of Harvard and M.I.T. He is also among the most accomplished. In 1999, while still a high-school student, in Des Moines, Zhang found a structural protein capable of preventing retroviruses like H.I.V. from infecting human cells. The project earned […]

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