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Firebox.com is selling the ultimate accessory to allow all of us to convert our shoes from slippery to safe in seconds, the Daily mail reported. The Nordic Grip Mini Ice Grippers, which sell on the popular gadget website for 7.19 pounds, can be
Missouri authorities are trying to decide whether they are legally allowed to press assault charges on a man described as a "serial hugger."...Louis weekly newspaper has dubbed the grabby perpetrator "Jack The Gripper" as well as "John Wayne Embracey.
Sign Up Antwan Gripper will spend at least 19 years in prison for fatally shooting a stranger outside a Near East Side duplex two years ago. A Franklin County jury convicted Gripper of murder last week in the March 8, 2010, death of Willie Williams,
Gripper Shaker musical instruments imported by Woodstock Percussion Inc. of Shokan, N.Y., and sold at mail-order catalogs, websites and retail stores nationwide between August 2010 and March 2011 for about $5. WHY: The handle can detach from the
The force you can muster when squeezing an object or a weight doesn't only reveal how strong your hand and arm are. It can be a measure of overall muscle function and according to one recent study even portend how long you're likely to live. That's
ET A "hand" similar to a bag of coffee grounds could make it easier for robots to pick up objects ranging from fragile raw eggs to big cars. Robot gripper Normal robotic manipulators have finger-like grippers. They need controls to manipulate each
Kate Mosse is no stranger to the pleasures of the supernatural. Her previous novel, Sepulchre, dealt in Tarot cards and devil worship, while Labyrinth, her international bestseller, rivalled Dan Brown in the Grail-gripper stakes. This short novel, a
It turns out that opposable thumbs aren't critical for getting a good grip...Scientists have created a robotic hand that can do such things as serve drinks and draw pictures even though it has no digits. Fingers and thumbs work perfectly well for
Your email address will be used by Medgadget editorial team only...Monday, November 1, 2010 Prosthetic arms and hands are nothing new. However, even with the most advanced designs, gripping and holding objects has remained a difficult task.
The gripper is essentially a latex balloon filled with ground coffee, and is slipped around hard objects. Because it is soft it is able to conform to the object's shape. When a vacuum is applied it contracts and hardens, much like a vacuum-packed