MIT’s new thread-like robots could travel through blood vessels in the brain for more effective surgery – gpgmail

[ad_1] MIT has developed robotic thread that could make even the least invasive current brain surgery techniques even less so, and potentially make it easier and more accessible to treat brain blood vessel issues like blockages and lesions that can cause aneurysms and strokes. The new development from MIT researchers combines robotics with current endovascular […]

Northrup Grumman is among the companies tapped to make the US Army’s drone-killing lasers – gpgmail

[ad_1] Northrop Grumman is going to be working on the U.S. Army’s long-planned drone-killing lasers. The Army wants to mount 50 kilowatt laser systems on top of its General Dynamics-designed Stryker vehicle as part of its U.S. Army Maneuver Short Range Air Defense (M-SHORAD) directed energy prototyping initiative. Basically, the army wants to use these […]