The movements of a live cockroach can now be controlled using a mobile device with the help of the world's first commercially available cyborg.
The project, called RoboRoach, is currently on Kickstarter. A group of educational researchers, called Backyard Brains from Ann Arbor, Michigan, have developed RoboRoach. There are three components of RoboRoach.
As March is on, authorities are out to celebrate the National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. To aware more people about the illness and save maximum lives from this form of cancer, Franciscan St. Anthony Health hospital has started offering free and take-home colorectal screening kits enabling people to get themselves checked against the illness.
As per recent reports, it has been revealed that the health officials in Ingham County are yet to determine the cause of death of a 19-year-old Michigan State University student. It is presumed that the student might have died from a bacterial infection. However, nothing can be said as of now and everything will get clear when investigation reports come out.
A recent study has revealed that there are many who feel their best when they are about to be done with the task allocated. It is perhaps human tendency that they are most elated when they are about to touch the finishing line. This finding has been revealed by a team from the University of Michigan.
In a recent report, it has been revealed that there is a new ‘morning pill’ which is available at the vending machines placed in Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania. Federal regulators though are of the view that this is making emergency contraception far too easily available and would tend to make youngsters, all the more causal and laid back about their approach towards sex.
According to the findings of a study published in the Wednesday edition of the journal Nature, of all the comets that humans are aware of, Comet Hartley 2 seemingly contains water which is more like the water found on the Earth!
With the help of the Herschel space telescope, the study chiefly aimed at measuring the extent of the presence of deuterium – which is a rare kind of hydrogen - in Comet Hartley 2’s water.
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