Cutting surgical robots down to size

Origami-inspired miniature manipulator improves precision and control of teleoperated surgical procedures Teleoperated surgical robots are becoming commonplace in operating rooms, but many are massive (sometimes

Cutting surgical robots down to size

Origami-inspired miniature manipulator improves precision and control of teleoperated surgical procedures Teleoperated surgical robots are becoming commonplace in operating rooms, but many are massive (sometimes taking up an entire room) and difficult to manipulate. A new collaboration between Harvard’s Wyss Institute and Sony Corporation has created the mini-RCM, a surgical Continue Reading

THE FERRARI F8 IS THE EXAMPLE FOR MODERN, MID-ENGINE SUPERCARS

The Takeaway: The F8 is Ferrari’s newest mid-engine, V8-powered two-seater. Like its predecessors, the 458 and 488, the F8 experience is so close to street-legal driving perfection that the $300,000-plus starting price seems reasonable. The V8’s power is so immediate that you’ll forget it’s turbocharged. The interior controls are minimalist and Continue Reading