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Implantable power source

Capturing the energy produced by a beating heart, a new  device can generate enough electricity to continuously power a pacemaker or heart monitor. This is very cool for the future of implants for cochlear implants, pacemakers and such which can require risky surgery to replace aging batteries.

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