Docinthemachine “FutureVision” Surgery Podcast

Thursday, November 23, 2006

Here is the link to the podcast of my interview at the Global AAGL congress– we discuss my vision for the coming radical transformation of surgery. For now…

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Mini Robot Swims Through Body

Monday, November 13, 2006

  Ok I could not resist.  I will posting a series of examinations of my vision for the post-endoscopy future.   One of the key developments I forsee are…

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Air Force Developing Morphing Aircraft – Idea For New Surgical Tools

Friday, October 13, 2006

Researchers are aiming to find ways to enable aircraft to change shape during flight to improve performance or efficiency. Modern materials are enabling engineers to take a fresh…

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Teenager Plays Mind-Controlled Video Game

Wednesday, October 11, 2006

I previously reported on BrainGate-the neural interface that connected a paraplegic’s brain to a computer for cursor control.  Researchers at Wash U have reported a sytem that uses surface…

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World’s Largest Seamless Display- Coming to the OR Someday

Wednesday, October 11, 2006

Engadget reports Are you ready to finally assemble your home theater? You’ve got all the elements picked out: the screen, the sound system — and a big projector….

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Spider Silk Uses Reported- Mutant GoatSpider They Missed

Tuesday, October 10, 2006

This sucker spins webs. Medgadget reports on a review of uses of spider silk.  All kinds of neat potential spider-tech uses are mentioned in the article they quote….

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Teleportation in Denmark!

Thursday, October 5, 2006

Gizmodo reports on teleportation experiment.  What more can I say!  They write “Scientists in Copenhagen took one more step toward the Star Trek transporter, figuring out how to…

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NextFest 2: Hand Gesture Controlled Surgery and Tom Cruise

Monday, October 2, 2006

Tom Cruise Minority Report                          Raytheon Army Version In my last post on Fogscreen I shared my vision for a future of alternative display technologies opening up new options…

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Alternative Displays -Fogscreen:Update 1 from Nextfest

Monday, October 2, 2006

Projection image                Close-up of fog               projector I have a series of Nextfest updates coming.  These are the first of my photo/video reports.  An outstanding show at the Javits Center…

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Sisters Are Doing it For Themselves- Bionic arms

Friday, September 15, 2006

Several reports of Claudia Mitchell first woman with bionic arm from the same people who brought you the other bio arms– Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago and DARPA.  …

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