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Live from TEDGlobal 2013

Hey, that paralyzed rat just walked upstairs: Gregoire Courtine at TEDGlobal 2013Hey, that paralyzed rat just walked upstairs: Gregoire Courtine at TEDGlobal 2013

Posted By Helen Walters

Grégoire Courtine is the head of the Center for Neuroprosthetics and Brain Mind Institute of the Life Science School at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL). He starts his TED Talk with a story of a mentor of his, the late Christopher Reeve, who spent the last years of his life in a wheelchair after a paralyzing spinal […]

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7 talks on the wonder of 3D printing7 talks on the wonder of 3D printing

Posted By Hailey Reissman

From ordering movie tickets to booking a dentist appointment, mobile and web apps have made the tasks of daily life easier. But there are some things that an app can’t do. Standing in line at the pharmacy is one of them. In today’s talk, Lee Cronin asks: “Could we make a really cool universal chemistry […]