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The Rodem Robotic Wheelchair Is Not Like The Others

12/17/2017, When you think of robotic wheelchairs, you might think of wheelchairs that come with a control by its side that lets the user steer their chair to whatever direction they want, but for the most part despite how hi-tech a wheelchair can be, the way users...

Researchers Use Sperm To Help Deliver Tumor Specific Chemo Drugs

12/16/2017, One of the drawbacks to chemotherapy is that it affects the entire body, meaning that the rest of your body which isn’t affected by the tumor/cancer gets affected, which is why many patients undergoing such treatment experience a variety of...

Electric Eels Could Hold The Key To Perpetually Powered Implants

12/14/2017, The problem with current implantable technology that can typically be found in the medical industry is that they require a power source, such as batteries. This means that there is a possibility that they could run out of power at the most inconvenient of...


Researchers Create ‘Living Ink’ That Reacts To The Environment

12/06/2017, Imagine you are allergic to something in the air, but you don’t know about it until it’s too late. However the good news is that it appears that we’re getting close to wearable sensors that can pick up on things like that, thanks to the efforts of...

DARPA Wants To Create Plants That Act As Biohazard Sensors

11/26/2017, Sensors used for agricultural purposes aren’t new. Companies have created sensors that farmers can use to detect things, like pollutants in the air, moisture in the soil, and so on. However given that plants are actually pretty good sensors themselves...

Kevlar Cartilage Could Be Used To Help With Joint Injuries

11/20/2017, When you think of Kevlar, you might think of how it is more commonly known for its use in bulletproof vests, which in turn helps to potentially save lives. Now it seems that researchers have found another benefit of Kevlar that could also affect lives in...

Researchers Confirm That Aluminum Foil Can Improve Your WiFi Signal

11/09/2017, Given the different ways our homes are laid out internally, sometimes you might find certain areas in your home basically being void of any WiFi coverage whatsoever. There are ways around this problem, such as buying WiFi extenders, creating a WiFi mesh...

Researchers Use Fiber Optic Cables As Earthquake Detectors

10/23/2017, Most of our internet is delivered through fiber optic cables that have been installed underground beneath cities. However it seems that apart from just being able to deliver internet to homes and businesses, researchers at Stanford have managed to come up...