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Photo by: Amber Hunt
About 50 students and four faculty members at the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology use pay pads such as this one, shown in a Feb. 15, 2013, photograph, in place of cash or credit cards to pay for items. The pilot program using biocryptology — or one's fingerprint and hemoglobin — to identify buyers. (AP Photo, Amber Hunt)

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