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A tech enthusiast from the Great White North, Jason Lamb spends his days working IT at a University. In his spare time, he's pursuing a Masters of Education in Information Technology at Memorial University, and spends too much time playing videogames.

38 Stories by Jason

Stem Cell Treatment Accidentally Grows Nose On Woman’s Spine

After an experimental stem cell treatment, an 18-year-old was left with a nose growing on her spine. After an 18-year-old woman suffered a spinal cord injury that left her unable to walk, doctors performed an experimental stem cell treatment in ...

Jibo: World’s First Family Robot

Available by December 2015, Jibo promises to be the worlds first family robot. Featuring the ability to recognize faces, read and tell stories, take family photos, and deliver hands-free messages, Jibo aims to be the family companion you didn’t ...

United Arab Emirates Plans Probe to Mars for 2021

The United Arab Emirates, having already built the largest building on Earth, now take aim at Mars with a probe in 2021. Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and monarch of Dubai, stated that the Arab world is still ...

New Climate Controlled City Planned Inside Dubai

Dubai, financial powerhouse and home to the world’s largest building, plans on building a climate controlled city within itself. Proposed to be 50 million square feet in size, this climate controlled city will contain 100 apartment buildings, ...

Reusable Chip Quickly Detects Type-1 Diabetes at a Cost of Only $20

Researches from Stanford University have developed a chip that detects type-1 diabetes quickly and cheaply. Often affecting children, Diabetes is a disease in which speed is necessary to combat it. The earlier it is detected, the easier it is to ...

Emerald Wasp Creates Zombie Roaches Using Neurotoxin

The Emerald Wasp has the unique ability to turn the common household cockroach into its zombie slave by using a powerful neurotoxin. With two stings, the Emerald Wasp causes the cockroach to lose its ability to initiate its own movement, even ...

Japanese Farm Uses LED Lights To Grow Lettuce Twice As Fast

Using over 17,000 LED lights, this Japanese lettuce farm grows lettuce over twice as fast as a traditional farm. Half the size of a football field (25,000 square feet), this industrial lettuce farm produces over 10,000 heads of lettuce a day. ...

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