For the first time, a robot has performed surgery on the soft tissue of a pig without human guidance

The Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot can perform laparoscopic surgery on the soft tissue of a pig without human help. (Johns Hopkins University)
The Smart Tissue Autonomous Robot can perform laparoscopic surgery on the soft tissue of a pig without human help. (Johns Hopkins University)

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Online diary: Buffalo gunman plotted attack for months

The white gunman accused of massacring 10 Black people at a Buffalo supermarket wrote as far back as November about staging a livestreamed attack on African Americans, practiced shooting from his car and travelled hours from his home in March to scout out the store, according to detailed diary entries he appears to have posted online.

An investigator works at the scene of a shooting at a supermarket, in Buffalo, N.Y., Monday, May 16, 2022. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

White 'replacement theory' fuels racist attacks

A racist ideology seeping from the internet's fringes into the mainstream is being investigated as a motivating factor in the supermarket shooting that killed 10 people in Buffalo, New York. Most of the victims were Black.

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