Price of Being a Superhero – Then and Now

Emil Lendof and Bob Al-Green, two enthusiastic artists, wondered about the costs of being a superhero. They went on to calculate the exact price  – which, unsurprisingly has been on the rise lately. Their study took Batman, Superman, Spiderman, Wolverine and Hulk in consideration, with Batman topping the charts. If you’ve ever thought about joining the ranks

Hydraulic Hand Promises Hulk Handshakes

Injured soldiers and people with disabilities might one day benefit from a hydraulic hand that doubles finger strength. Scientists at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge National Laboratory say a “mesofluidic” hand could be used to remotely disarm explosives and manipulate IEDs.