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Remote Robotic Surgery Successful in First Human Heart Surgery

Robotic surgery has proven successful in its first human trial! Dr. Andre Ng, a consulting electrophysiologist and cardiologist at Leicester’s Glenfield Hospital, used a remote robot to correct an atrial heart flutter in a 70-year-old man in Britain this week.

Fifty Years of DARPA: Hits and Misses on Video

Founded to protect the US against “technological surprise”, the agency has achieved some spectacular successes – and failures – in its 50-year history.