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'Ghost in the Shell' inspires researchers in the lab

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TOKYO -- "Ghost in the Shell," an iconic Japanese sci-fi franchise hatched nearly 30 years ago, is proving to be much more than a cyberpunk fantasy. Researchers, some of them directly inspired by the story, are determined to make its mind-blowing technologies a reality.

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