Robotic surgery has proved itself to be less than perfect so far. Stiff robotic limbs, burning surfaces, numerous complications. But what if that surgeon’s assistant was less like a standard robot—and more like an octopus?
The 2013 IgNobel prizes were awarded last night in a ceremony that was typical of the IgNobel prizes, which is to say: hilarious, fun, and highly educational.
H.M. (Henry Gustav Molaison) was missing part of the hippocampus, which is involved in creating memories
The warning from the CDC comes after at least 11 people were sickened