Spandex exosuits, a hugging robot, and other amazing images of the week

Newsworthy eye candy Roche et al., Science Translational Medicine (2017) A Good Squeeze Heart failure afflicts some 5.7 million Americans. But a new air-powered robot designed by researchers at Harvard University may be able to provide some assistance—in the form of a squeeze. The proof-of-concept device wraps around the heart and gives it a hug, which…


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    1. I watched the live feed last week and it was just amazing seeing the return of the rocket – right on the dime.
      A lot was made of the previous failures, but I think we have gotten so used to these incredible events that we lose sight of just how unimaginable they really are in the context of past human history.

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