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This Self-Healing, Muscle-Like Material Could Revolutionize Prosthetics, Scientists Say
An international team of scientists has created a super-stretchy, never-before-seen material that could revolutionize how prosthetics and even robots are made. The material can stretch to 100 times its original length and is capable of self-healing when punctured, according to a new study published this week in the journal Nature Chemistry.
How Facebook is helping the blind 'see' pictures their friends share online
Matt King sat down one Saturday morning six years ago with what seemed like a simple mission: He wanted to add a few friends on Facebook. “I eventually accomplished my goal,” he said. “But I have to say, it took me an entire morning -- at least 4 hours -- to do what somebody else probably could have done in a few minutes.”
Apple's short film on autism proves that accessibility features matter
It's good to see Apple shedding light on autism during Autism Acceptance Month.

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