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Bio-Motor That Drive Flagella of Spirochete

07/27/2014 by 129CBRider
This is simply amazing engineering! Accidental or by design? http://jb.asm.org/content/191/16/5026/F3.expansion.html
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Last comment 07/29/2014 by Tornado
 

Knee Joint Mechanics

07/08/2014 by matmean
Hello, anyone can share knee joint mechanics?
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Last comment 07/09/2014 by matmean
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Biomedical Engineering

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Why Do People Get Goosebumps?

07/27/2014 by Chelsey H
Goosebumps, goosepimples, goose flesh…there are many words for the little bumps that form on your skin and many reasons why they form. Medical...
Views: 213, Comments: 7
Last comment 07/29/2014 by Tornado

Brain Games

07/26/2014 by Chelsey H
I may be late to the party (or late to getting cable) but last weekend I discovered one of the most entertaining and mind-blowing shows I've seen in...
Views: 110, Comments: 3
Last comment 07/26/2014 by SolarEagle

The Deal with DEET

07/05/2014 by Chelsey H
One of the worst things about summertime is the increase in mosquitos and other biting, buzzing, and annoying insects. Image Credit Many of us tur...
Views: 370, Comments: 13
Last comment 07/30/2014 by 129CBRider
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Medical Equipment Design

112 blog entries, 573 comments (0 Viewing)

Can a Camera Replace an Eye?

07/10/2014 by HUSH
Gizmos and gadgetry imparting handicapped and impaired individuals with lost senses or new limbs isn't a new concept. Heck, it isn't even an old conc...
Pathfinder Tags: biotech blind Prosthetic
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Last comment 07/13/2014 by europium mkII

Getting Prosthetics Fit for Service

06/16/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
The rapid evolution of lower limb prosthetics owes much to advances in miniaturized sensors, mechatronics, and other technologies. However, such...
Views: 221, Comments: 1
Last comment 06/18/2014 by JIMRAT

Plastic Skull is Printed and Implanted

05/17/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
A new surgical technique and a 3D-printed implant came to the aid of a 22-year-old Dutch woman suffering from a debilitating bone-thickening disor...
Views: 282, Comments: 0
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Healthcare Engineering

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Wearable Health-Monitoring Patches

07/02/2014 by IHS GlobalSpec eNewsletter
An experimental, flexible, wireless sensor that applies like an adhesive bandage or a temporary tattoo and yet remains soft and flexible enough...
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Last comment 07/09/2014 by vsar

Strategies for Engineering Negligent Senescence

01/08/2014 by HUSH
I know this is an engineering website, but if you'll allow me to take you back to middle school history class just for a moment. Ponce de Leon is an...
Pathfinder Tags: anti-aging biotech senescence
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Last comment 01/12/2014 by truth is not a compromise

Top Medical Technologies

01/01/2014 by CR4 Guest Author
Innovation and technology continues to improve every aspect of people's lives, including healthcare. Nowadays, a smarter healthcare system is more foc...
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Sports, Fitness, and Nutrition

198 blog entries, 2987 comments (0 Viewing)

Building a Better World Cup Ball

06/11/2014 by HUSH
When we discuss foreign rivalries, there are a few that come to mind. England vs. France. Canada vs. USA. China vs. Japan. These are rivalries that...
Pathfinder Tags: design football soccer world cup
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Last comment 06/12/2014 by kevinm

Making a Three Year Pizza

02/27/2014 by cheme_wordsmithy
Until I was introduced to the college cafeteria, I had a poor appreciation for good tasting food. Since my reform, I've considered food to be one of t...
Views: 438, Comments: 2
Last comment 02/28/2014 by Tom_Consulting

CR4 Olympics Coverage: Poor Snowpipe Construction

02/12/2014 by HUSH
Like any company with an immensely popular product, the International Olympic Committee is always seeking ways to expand its profit margins. Audienc...
Pathfinder Tags: engineer olympics snowpipe terrain Winter Olympics 2014
Views: 436, Comments: 3
Last comment 02/13/2014 by kramarat
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Pareiasaurs – Possible Relatives of Turtles

08/02/2013 posted in Animal Science
by SavvyExacta
Haven't heard of the pareiasaur? Me either, until I read an article in ScienceDaily. According to a study published in the Journal of Vertebrate P...
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Chatting with Canines

07/17/2013 posted in Animal Science
by HUSH
I have one particular family member who is a rather quiet sort. No matter my attempts to levy conversation, she'll just sit there quietly and stare...
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Unusual Bird Nest Building Materials

06/28/2013 posted in Animal Science
by SavvyExacta
It's a little late for most species of birds to be nesting but some, like these cedar waxwings, are still at it. Seeing this bird with such a huge am...
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A Tale of the Rarest Species of Whale

06/07/2013 posted in Animal Science
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When's the last time you saw a beaked whale? Despite the fact that they look a little bit like bottle nosed dolphins, it's actually likely that you'...
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Zebrafish in Research

05/24/2013 posted in Animal Science
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Zebrafish have been in the news recently. These small fish are gaining popularity in research labs. Read on to find out why! Zebrafish Facts * One...
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Therapy Dogs Provide Comfort and Confidence

04/26/2013 posted in Animal Science
by SavvyExacta
Dogs do more than guide the blind these days. Some are trained to call 911 in an emergency while others comfort the elderly and those with learning...
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Last comment 08/28/2013 by 129CBRider