A chain-smoking robot is helping researchers unravel the mysteries of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, a condition characterized by intense coughing and infections. Created by Harvard University’s Wyss Institute, the robot huffs cigarettes whose smoke…
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Exploitation Fuels the EV Revolution
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