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Iron Man Suit nears completion, nerds everywhere rejoice


It seems like the stuff of comic books and action films, but CYBERDYNE Inc. (who’s name sounds like something out of a movie, as well *cough*SKYNET*cough*) have almost perfected a ground-breaking cyborg-suit, which can be used to amplify human strength, … Read the full article here.

Robotic Reflexes; what just happened?!


Ishikawa’s Komura Labs (they’re Japanese, of course) have spent the last few years working on building just one thing; hands. We all remember the scene from ‘Empire just after Vader’s done a number on Luke’s ‘me time’ hand, in which … Read the full article here.

Japan invents synthetic mouth, gives rest of world the willies


Japan, Japan, Japan. Now, we know you’re a little bit whacky when it comes to inventing things, and you guys truly are amazing at making stuff that seems like it might be useless, but will probably be found in almost … Read the full article here.