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Robot Millionaire Takes a Shot at Fixing Severed Spines

On a cloudy Wednesday morning in the Tokyo suburb of Tsukuba, Yoshiyuki Sankai points excitedly to a slide of severed spinal cords. They belong to rats, and he’s used cell technology to help reconnect the nerves. A multi-millionaire whose robot … Continue reading

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