Mar 10, 2014
A Robotic Hand Designed to Feel
Posted on Feb 12, 2014
A Dutch man has a prosthetic connected to his nerves, which allows him to feel pressure; Harvard alumni will have exclusive access to some massive open online courses offered by the university; meanwhile, former Vice President Dick Cheney’s legacies live on. These discoveries and more below.
On a regular basis, Truthdig brings you the news items and odds and ends that have found their way to Larry Gross, director of the USC Annenberg School for Communication. A specialist in media and culture, art and communication, visual communication and media portrayals of minorities, Gross helped found the field of gay and lesbian studies.
A Robotic Hand, This Time with Feeling
Harvard U. Will Offer Exclusive MOOCs to Alumni
The Zeitgeist Of Tahrir And Occupy
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