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Prosthetic arms can provide controlled sensory feedback

Losing an arm doesn't have to mean losing all sense of touch, thanks to prosthetic arms that stimulate nerves with mild electrical feedback. Researchers have developed a control algorithm that regulates the current so a prosthetics user feels steady sensation

Kavanaugh's accuser is being set up, and Flake is the tool McConnell and Grassley are using to do it

Reuters is reporting that Senate Judiciary Committee chair Chuck Grassley has set a deadline for Dr. Christine Blasey Ford's testimony, giving her less than two days to complete it by 10 AM ET on Friday. That's the latest move in an elaborate set-up of Dr

Trump admin has, yet again, lost track of nearly 1,500 migrant kids, report says

Campaign Action The Trump administration, yet again, can’t account for nearly 1,500 unaccompanied migrant children, or kids who came to the U.S. by themselves, that were released from Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR) custody and then placed with U.S.

Midday open thread: Tax cut not boosting wages or bonuses; space debris netted for first time

Today’s comic by Matt Bors is Why women claim sexual assault: • Columnist who attacked Obama over Iran nuclear deal sides with Trump regime’s efforts to get banking sanctions imposed on the Islamic republic. • Experimental debris removal pla

SBI in international bond market to raise nearly $500 mn in green bonds

With this issue SBI will become compliant with the global standards as prescribed by the Climate Bonds Initiative

Spotify sued for gender discrimination over 'boys' trips' to Sundance, strip clubs - CNET

The company also allegedly violated equal pay laws.

Delta joins United, JetBlue in raising checked-bag fees

ATLANTA (AP) - Delta Air Lines is joining two rivals in raising fees to check a bag on a flight within the United States. Delta on Wednesday posted new fees of $30 for checking a first bag and $40 for a second bag - increasing the previous fees by $5 ...

Report: Mavs hit with sanctions over workplace misconduct

The NBA has wrapped up its investigation into alleged workplace misconduct by the Dallas Mavericks, and the team will pay a heavy price.According to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN, owner Mark Cuban has agreed to donate $10 million to organizations that support wo

A Peculiar Character From a Hieronymus Bosch Painting Comes to Life on the New York City Subway

Artist Rae Swon recently brought a fantastical creature from The Temptation of St. Anthony to life on the New York City subway. The triptych painting created by Hieronymus Bosch in the early 16th century includes a small, peculiar figure on the left-hand t

Anti-inflammatory protein promotes healthy gut bacteria to curb obesity

Scientists have discovered that the anti-inflammatory protein NLRP12 normally helps protect mice against obesity and insulin resistance when they are fed a high-fat diet. The researchers also reported that the NLRP12 gene is underactive in people who are obes

Quantum anomaly: Breaking a classical symmetry with ultracold atoms

A new study of ultracold atomic gases finds a quantum anomaly: strongly interacting particles breaking classical symmetry in a 2-D Fermi gas.

Unprecedented ice loss in Russian ice cap

In the last few years, the Vavilov Ice Cap in the Russian High Arctic has dramatically accelerated, sliding as much as 82 feet a day in 2015, according to a new multi-national, multi-institute study. That dwarfs the ice's previous average speed of about 2 inc

No. 2 Bulldogs have 'a lot of respect' for Mizzou's lock

The talk of a Heisman Trophy run for Missouri Tigers quarterback Drew Lock is picking up steam.

Broncos QB Case Keenum skips practice with sore knee

A sore knee is keeping Denver Broncos quarterback Case Keenum on the sideline at practice

ACC quarterbacks solidify roles, strengthen conference

Many of the Atlantic Coast Conference schools that had quarterback questions coming into the season seem to have found a solution

Mavs owner Mark Cuban donates $10M after workplace probe

Mavs owner Mark Cuban donates $10M after workplace probe

Texans fire back at educator for comments about QB Watson

Texans fire back at educator for comments about QB Watson

VW's I.D. Buzz Cargo van puts aside the flower power and gets a job - Roadshow

The Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Cargo loses the extra glass and gains a bunch of practicality to be a promising-looking work van.

Joel Klatt on Alabama’s football dynasty: ‘Just accept the greatness and love it’

Joel Klatt talks Alabama football and what their success means for the rest of college football.

Heisman hopeful Drew Lock faces juggernaut No. 2 Georgia

Missouri quarterback Drew Lock has a chance to bolster his Heisman Trophy hopes on Saturday with a good outing against No. 2 Georgia at home

George Mason AD Brad Edwards signs 5-year extension

George Mason has signed athletic director Brad Edwards to a five-year contract extension

Owner Mark Cuban agrees to contribute $10 million to women's causes after workplace investigation of Dallas Mavericks

Owner Mark Cuban agrees to contribute $10 million to women's causes after workplace investigation of Dallas Mavericks

Maroon 5 gets Super Bowl halftime show

Super Bowl LIII isn’t until February, but we do know who will be performing. At halftime, anyway.Wednesday, a report from Variety would break saying that Maroon 5 got the halftime show.“Maroon 5 to perform at Super Bowl halftime.”Meanwhile, another sour

Patriots, Browns complete Josh Gordon deal

On Wednesday morning, Bill Belichick told reporters that the Josh Gordon trade was not yet completed, despite the deal being announced by both the Patriots and Browns. Now, the deal is official. Gordon suited up for Pats practice after the Browns agreed in wr

Rival coach says Steelers are a ‘circus’ under Mike Tomlin

The Pittsburgh Steelers have had more than a few issues with their star players over the past two seasons, and some of that has to do with contract situations and the overall business of the NFL. But if you ask some people around the league, there is clearly

Deshaun Watson, Bill O’Brien react to Texas superintendent’s racist remarks about QB

Houston Texans head coach Bill O’Brien and quarterback Deshaun Watson on Wednesday reacted to the controversial remarks by a Texas school district superintendent about the signal-caller that were condemned as profoundly racist in nature. Lynn Redden, superi

Jimmy Butler requests trade from Timberwolves

Timberwolves All-NBA swingman Jimmy Butler has requested a trade, league sources tell Jon Krawcznyski and Shams Charania of The Athletic. According to the duo, Butler has given Minnesota a list of one to three teams with which he’d be open to signing an ext

Facebook plans voter drive, partners with Democratic/Republican Institutes

Facebook will push users to register to vote through a partnership with TurboVote, has partnered with the International Republican Institute and International Democratic Institute non-profits to monitor foreign election interference, and will publish a weekl

Fitbit targets employers and health plans with Care

When it launched the Versa back in March, Fitbit also announced plans to pivot. While the company will continue to operate in consumer hardware, it’s also shifting much of its focus toward healthcare. A month earlier, the company had acquired Twine, a p

Photos: Seized Elephant Ivory Reveals How Massive Cartels Operate

Scientists are using elephant DNA to crack the code on ivory cartels.

Scientists Just Found the Guys Who Are Killing Africa’s Elephants

How do you crack the complicated empire of cartels that kill hundreds of thousands of elephants every year for their ivory? You put an international slew of gumshoe geneticists on their tail.

Brad Keselowski: «We stole the last three races» from better cars

Penske's Keselowski, Joey Logano and Ryan Blaney were outpaced by dominant trio Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex Jr and Kyle Busch for much of the 'regular season'. But Keselowski won the last two races before the playoffs at Darlington and Indianapolis, then triu

Joel Klatt on Alabama's football dynasty: 'Just accept the greatness and love it'

Joel Klatt talks Alabama football and what their success means for the rest of college football.

Moderate warming could melt East Antarctic Ice Sheet

Parts of the world's largest ice sheet would melt if Antarctic warming of just 2°C is sustained for millennia, according to international research. Scientists used evidence from warm periods in Earth's history to see how the East Antarctic Ice Sheet might re

How long does a quantum jump take?

Quantum jumps are usually regarded to be instantaneous. However, new measurement methods are so precise that it has now become possible to observe such a process and to measure its duration precisely -- for example the famous 'photoelectric effect', first des

Nintendo Switch Online is officially live: Here's what's included - CNET

Nintendo goes pay-to-play online for the first time. Here's what you'll need to pay and what you'll get once you sign up for the service.

See a satellite play Spider-Man and net space junk in orbit - CNET

The RemoveDebris satellite just proved it could snare space junk by shooting a net.

Is Amazon about to take on Sonos with a high-end Alexa speaker? (The 3:59, Ep. 460) - CNET

Special guest David Katzmaier helps break down the prospect of top-notch audio from Amazon, plus what's new in Apple's TV-system update.

Newegg data breach exposed customer credit card info, says report - CNET

The popular online retailer is the latest victim of hacking group Magecart, a security firm says.

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