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Stories by David Pescovitz

Spare Parts for Vital Organs

Spare Parts for Vital Organs

Engineers are creating artificial replacements for failing hearts, kidneys, pancreases and livers

June 1, 2004 — David Pescovitz
In the Waiting Room

In the Waiting Room

Robodocs may be here, but remote surgery remains remote

December 1, 2000 — David Pescovitz
Wired for Speed

Wired for Speed

As chips shrink, researchers look to optical and radio-frequency interconnects

May 1, 2000 — David Pescovitz
Power to the PC

Power to the PC

Distributed computing over the Internet goes commercial

April 1, 2000 — David Pescovitz
Bioagent Chip

Bioagent Chip

A sensor to detect a biological warfare attack in seconds

March 21, 2000 — David Pescovitz
CABLE-FREE

CABLE-FREE

Free-air optical networks go for a test run

December 20, 1999 — David Pescovitz
Stories by David Pescovitz

Confronting Common Wisdom