Researchers gave a new robot a "brain", human-like "skin," and vision sensors. The result? A much smarter robot.
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Twins show that genes play a significant role in how affectionate women are, but not guys. Plus, tips for how huggers can get through social distancing.
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Virtual reality is great at taking users on a visual journey. But it's not so good for simulating touching objects. A new device could change that.
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"...when someone loses a hand, we found both 'hand areas' of the brain—left and right—become dedicated to the remaining healthy hand."
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