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Paige Lim

Now you're talking: human-like robot may one day care for dementia patients

Mar 07 2016

SINGAPORE With her brown hair, soft skin and expressive face, Nadine is a new brand of human-like robot that could one day, scientists hope, be used as a personal assistant or care provider for the elderly. | Video

A subway tunnel under Singapore's rainforest? No way, say activists

Feb 26 2016

SINGAPORE A plan to build a subway tunnel under Singapore's largest patch of primary rainforest has drawn sharp protests from environmental groups and activists who say it could irreversibly damage the habitats of hundreds of plant and animal species.

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