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18 February 2020

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Want to Be Taller? Radical Surgery Permanently Extends Your Legs.

In the last year, at least 30 men have made an appointment with an orthopedic surgeon named Dr. Kevin Debiparshad to have him saw through their perfectly healthy leg bones.

At his LimbplastX Institute in Las Vegas, Debiparshad cuts through patients' femurs or tibias, forces the bones to separate with metal implants, and sends them on their way to heal. Once their bones grow back, they'll be several inches taller — like that one scene in the 1997 sci-fi film "Gattaca."

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ONE Hospital Director Dies in City Where the Coronavirus Originated

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TWO Tesla Computer Hardware Stuns Competitors: "We Cannot Do It"

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THREE Yasssss Queen: Chess Is Finally Becoming the Next Big eSport

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FOUR Scientists Create Artificial Genome That Can Reproduce

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FIVE SpaceX Says It Will Launch Space Tourists as Soon as Next Year

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Elon Musk: Everyone, "Including Tesla," Needs AI Regulation

Musk took to Twitter on Monday night to respond to a massive feature story published in the MIT Technology Review about OpenAI, the AI research lab founded in part by Elon Musk, alongside others. Musk is calling for more regulation of everyone working with AI, even his own company.

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