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Brain Surgeon Robot Ten Times Steadier Than Humans

Part of the uncertainty of surgery your surgeon won't discuss with you.  A new robot invented in Europe may eventually make the discussion unnecessary.

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Man Alert! WiFi May Be Great, But It’s Hurting Your Little Swimmers in Top Hats

Most people think the only way the internet can reduce a guy’s chances of having children is because of games like World of Warcraft lowering sex appeal. But that’s not the real reason the internet is risking a man’s chances for reproducing. WiFi is actually harming sperm.

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‘Morning Person?’ Laziness? There’s a Gene for Them — Health Check

If you’ve ever wondered why some people can get by on just a few hours of sleep while others need much more, scientists may have found an answer.

Research conducted on 4,000 Europeans discovered that those who had two copies of a particular variant of a gene called ABCC9, which influences sleep duration, generally reported sleeping less than those who had two copies of a different version of the gene.

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Is Your Coffee Fix Getting in the Way of Medication? — Health Check

The average American adult drinks about three cups of coffee a day, and while many can’t imagine a morning without it, people taking certain drugs may want to think twice.

Studies show that more than a dozen medications — antidepressants, estrogen, and thyroid and osteoporosis drugs, for example — can be affected by coffee, which can block absorption or enhance the effects of the drugs.

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Your PC’s Printer May Leave You Vulnerable To Hackers

Researchers from Columbia University have found a critical vulnerability in computer printers that could open any network up to a hacker attack.

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Striiv, Inc.
Striiv, Inc.
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Get Off the Couch or Striiv’s Pedometer Will Text You Into Shape

Doctors have been telling us to take at least 10,000 steps a day to stay in shape and prevent health risks, but who has the time? Apparently, the new Striiv pedometer proves that it’s not a question of having time, it’s a question of having the right motivation.

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Google That Name Before You Give It To Baby

Many tech savvy new parents are using the internet to help them decide on a name.

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Rises In Oil Prices Prompts New Methods Of Creating Alternative Fuel
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Veggie Oil Fueled Truck Hits 155 MPH

The major knock on alternative fuels is they don't deliver the on demand power American's expect.  The gap is closing.

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Could Facebook’s ‘Buffy’ Phone Slay the iPhone?

Facebook plans to enter into the smart phone market in the next 12-18 months with a phone that they have codenamed ‘Buffy.’

And, yes, that’s because Mark Zuckerberg and company thinks the device will be an iPhone slayer.

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Six Degrees Of Separation Lowered To Four

If you've ever played Six Degrees Of Kevin Bacon know the game just got easier.

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