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A Robot Suit to Aid the Physically Challenged and Elderly

The advances in technology are truly amazing. Researchers and designers in Japan have come out with a”robot suit” to help those who have  difficulties moving. Recently the suit was given a global safety certificate in Japan which means that it is one step closer to worldwide distribution.

“The Hybrid Assistive Limb, or HAL, is a power-assisted pair of legs developed by Japanese robot maker Cyberdyne, which has also developed similar robot arms.”

The suit is a combination of metal and plastic that detects muscle impulses that will anticipate the body movements of the user.  Currently the suit is being leased in areas near Tokyo.

 

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**Note the name of the company is Cyberdyne. Makes one thing of Terminator, “I’ll be back” as Arnold said in the movie. Second note, the name of the robot is “HAL” not to be confused with HAL from 2001: A Space Odyssey.

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It turns out Democrats and Republicans really do think differently.

In a new study published in the journal PLOS ONE, a group of political scientists and neuroscientists have found that conservatives and liberals use different parts of their mind when making risky decisions, and that these differences in brain function can be used to predict party affiliation.

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Dr. Darren Schreiber, a researcher in neuropolitics at the University of Exeter, authored the study in collaboration with colleagues at the University of California. Speaking with TIME, Schreiber explains that the study used data from a previous experiment in which a group of people were asked to play a simple gambling task. The team took the brain activity measurements of this sample of 82 people and cross-referenced it with the participants’ publicly available political party registration data.

“We found that you wouldn’t be able…

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How the Internet Reacts to a Joke

The Guide To Trading Candy

A hilarious video that should be watched prior to Halloween.

Possible New Treatment for Diabetes and Obesity

Amlexanox is a drug that is currently used to treat asthma and canker sores and it looks like a side effect may be the reversal of obesity and diabetes. Sadly enough, the results have only been seen in lab rats and has not reached the human testing level.

Aside from those who want to fit into the clothes they wore in high school, this could be real breakthrough for those whose lives are in danger due to obesity.

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What kind of individual would do this to a small child? From other articles, it appears the child may have been abused by someone else, most likely a family member, and when the father found out, he took matters into his own hands. Being that he tortured and raped the child. Sick. Sick. Sick.

The Muslim Issue

Arab translation reveal horrid details of the murder of a child by vicious killer and torturer, TV-celebrity and Arab Sheikh Fayhan al-Ghamdi. His daughter had been beaten, burnt, her back and ribs broken,  finger nails pulled out, her head cracked, and she had been brutally raped “everywhere” by her father both physically and with a cane. The rape was so brutal that her rectum split open and her father then tried to close it up by burning it. In Shariah a husband or father cannot be executed or duly punished for murdering his wife or children.
Sexual assault on children is extremely common in Muslim societies. The numbers are so staggering it would shock even the most notorious criminal. The father claim ‘medical reports’ proved the child was ‘not a virgin’. It is quite possible that the child had already been assaulted by a family member or relative since incest…

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Why Is It So Hard to Stop Surfing the Internet and Just Go To Bed?

How to Tell if Your Cat is Plotting to Kill You.

Disney’s “Paperman” short

Such a sweet story.