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Experiment adds sense of touch to artificial hand

02/06/2014 9:26am
To feel what you touch _ that's the holy grail for artificial limbs. In a step toward that goal, European researchers created a robotic hand that let an amputee feel differences between a bottle, a baseball and a mandarin orange.

Missionaries' brains, spiritual experiences are focus of U. study

02/06/2014 11:47am
How does one's brain navigate spiritual feelings? A University of Utah research team is attempting to gain a better understanding of that question by studying the brains of returned missionaries.

Who will inherit your Facebook account?

02/06/2014 11:54am
We know a will can direct what happens to our estate, but what about our online life — our "digital estate?"