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Researcher helps improve algorithm for robotic surgeons
Computer scientists at Carnegie Mellon teamed up with physicists and engineers from Johns Hopkins to develop a universal method of using logical reasoning to identify bugs in medical robots.
CMU receives funding to improve 3-D printing technologies
Carnegie Mellon is a member of the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute (NAMII), which recently was awarded $30 million to focus on advanced methods of manufacturing 3-D technologies.
How Things Work: scanning electron microscopes
How things work explains how scanning electron microscopes make microscopic worlds accesible to the human eye.
SciTech briefs covers "magic" mushrooms, dinosaur embryos, transparent brains, iPhone-controlled limbs, brains during musical stimuli, and the addictiveness of potato chips.