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Baldness to Evolution

02/08/2015 by Noudge79
Is there any purpose why often us males at our prime age got HIV?(Hair Is Vanishing) Is there any advantage serve for an organism to attain such evol...
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Last comment 02/16/2015 by James Stewart
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Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition

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Advanced Tech Births Some Sports, Ruins Others

02/25/2015 by HUSH
The effects of modern technology on our most popular sports are well recognized. New eras of analytics have changed the ways players are valued. Sma...
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How to Get a Photographic Memory

02/02/2015 by cheme_wordsmithy
Wouldn't it be nice if you could just look at a piece of paper and days or weeks later be able to recall everything that was written on it? How about...
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Last comment 02/06/2015 by Massey

Materials Mystery: NFL Footballs

09/03/2014 by HUSH
Tomorrow night a new season of NFL football begins. With it comes 21 weeks of pizza, wings, beer and pretending you're on the team (that "we" pronou...
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Last comment 09/04/2014 by BruceFlorida
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Biomedical Engineering

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Winter Blues

03/06/2015 by Chelsey H
It's no secret that this was a rough winter for the Northeast and I am very tired of talking about the weather. With March approaching there is hope...
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‘Smart’ Test for HIV

02/22/2015 by Chelsey H
A paper published in the journal Science Translational Medicine describes how a $34 smartphone attachment rapidly and accurately detected the presenc...
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Last comment 02/22/2015 by vsar

Another Win for 3D Printing

02/15/2015 by Chelsey H
A little girl named Violet was born with a rare defect called a Tessier facial cleft. The defect left a fissure in her skull, but doctors have found...
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Healthcare Engineering

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Bionics and Biology

01/12/2015 by CR4 Guest Author
If you are a person who is suffering from a chronic disease, the future is already here. Biology and electronics are working together to treat eye d...
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Artificial Joints

01/06/2015 by CR4 Guest Author
Arthritis is a common and potentially disabling condition. Relief of the pain and stiffness has been a long-term goal for physicians. This effort d...
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Last comment 01/07/2015 by C-Mac

Coronary Stents-A Biomedical Triumph

12/11/2014 by CR4 Guest Author
The idea of dilating disease-narrowed arteries with balloons on catheter tips came into prominence in the 1970s due to the pioneering work of Andre...
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Medical Equipment Design

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When Powered Prosthetics Fail

01/12/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Marked improvements in mobility are offered by high-tech prosthetics, but decoding errors in powered limb interfaces can lead to instabilities and fal...
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How to Deal with Flexibility

01/02/2015 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Flexible substrates provide a means of creating thin and light interconnects, and these characteristics make flex circuits ideal for many types of med...
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Plant-based Gel Promptly Checks Bleeding

12/27/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
Framed in the context of severe battlefield injuries, the ability to stop traumatic bleeding in three minutes is life-saving. As explained in thi...
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Pareiasaurs – Possible Relatives of Turtles

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Unusual Bird Nest Building Materials

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A Tale of the Rarest Species of Whale

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Zebrafish in Research

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