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Elon Musk unveils Neuralink brain implant in live pigs that could lead to integrating computers into humans

New Scientist | 
In an announcement on 28 August, Neuralink unveiled prototypes of its device and showed off pigs with the devices implanted ...
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Extraterrestrial protein found inside meteorite? If true, discovery bolsters pursuit of alien life

New Scientist | 
A team of researchers claim to have found a protein inside a meteorite. It would be the first protein ever ...
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Eye tech: Synthetic iris may revolutionize human eye repair

New Scientist | 
An artificial iris can open and close in response to sunlight without any other outside control, just like the ones ...
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Medication time-released ‘talking’ nanoparticles could target cancer

New Scientist | 
Two nanoparticles have communicated with one another to perform a task for the first time, paving the way for more ...
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