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Scientists are one step closer to creating an invisibility cloak

02/03/2011, Ever wanted a cloak like the Harry Potter uses to sneak about Hogwarts at night? Well, we’re on step closer to such technology. Since we don’t have magic, we have the brains of scientists to create such a device instead. How the invisibility...

Robots that learn to crawl before they walk

01/21/2011, A roboticist from the University of Vermont has created an evolving robot. While studying how tadpoles change their bodies to become frogs in order to walk, he realized that the same principles can be applied to robots and he went on to design a robot...

Rodents engineered to “sing”

12/23/2010, Folks over at the University of Osaka have managed to come up with a method that will artificially accelerate the process of evolution among a group of rodents as part of their “Evolved Mouse Project.” This project lab will see the population...