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Manchester students build affordable robotic hand

A team of University of Manchester engineering students have used 3D printing to manufacture a new low-cost robotic prosthetic hand prototype

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A brief history of Stephen Hawking

“Look up at the stars and not down at your feet” – Professor Stephen Hawking

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Over 200 million NHS ‘medication errors’ per year says report

A collaborative study between the Universities of Manchester, York, and Sheffield, funded by the Department of Health, explores the impacts of medication errors on the NHS and patient health

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Science around the world this week

Jordan Ross reports on key science stories from around the globe this week