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IEEE Spectrum September Issue
In the September issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about engineering the James Webb Space Telescope, how hearing can be restored with light, why the NFT game collapsed, and more.

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August IEEE Spectrum Magazine
In the August issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about how EVs can power the grid, technology in an aging world, the trouble with robots in the operating room, and more.

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Recycling is a mess. Can AI sort it out?
In the July issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about how AI can sort recycling, the XPrize for carbon removal, quantum computing's Achilles' heel, and more.

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June 2022 Spectrum Cover
In the June issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about how quantum sensors are revolutionizing brain scans, the road to electrification, where 3D printing meets late 1920s mechanical TVs, practical power beaming, and more.

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May 2022 Spectrum
In the May issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about DARPA's Subterranean Challenge, Asad Madni's life-saving sensors, advanced X-ray technology, the electrified Land Rover, and more.

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In the April issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about the global chip shortage, engineering the axial-flux motor, the mag amp's forgotten history, and more.

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Bionic Eyes March 2022 Spectrum
In the March issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read what is fueling the air-taxi craze, NASA's fusion power shortcut, why robots should play foosball, and more.

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IEEE Spectrum February 2022
In the February issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about how AI and neural implants are delivering an artificial nervous system, going from go to protein folding, air safety and GPS jamming, the cosmos, why AI might be biased, and more.

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Top Tech 2022
At the start of each year, IEEE Spectrum attempts to predict the future. Learn more about two dozen exciting technical developments that are in the pipeline for the coming year.

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IEEE Spectrum January 2022
In the January issue of the IEEE Spectrum magazine, read about the top tech of 2022, 6 worst-case scenarios for AI, knowing your neurorights, memory chips that compute, and more.

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