Biology

With a clenched fist, doctors and researchers make medical history

Neuro-prosthesis allows paralyzed man to regain use of his hand

Columbus Ohio,  23-year-old   Ian Burkhart from Dublin Ohio became the first quadriplegic to move his hand with his own thoughts after a ground-breaking…


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New research details the health risks of E-Cigarettes

      A new study finds that Electronic cigarettes, marketed as a safer high-tech alternative to traditional tobacco products , introduce a mix…


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Dental researchers discover how to regrow teeth with lasers

    Harvard-led team of scientists has just published their findings demonstrating a way to regrow teeth using lasers. Say goodbye to fillings and…


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Adult Stem Cells

Adult Stem Cells are a promising new field of treatment for a myriad of injuries and illnesses. Athersys, a company in Cleveland, Ohio, is…


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Cyborg Foundation

Neil Harbisson was born with achromatopsia, a rare condition that causes complete colour blindness. In 2004, Harbisson and Adam Montandon developed the eyeborg, a…


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The Artificial Leaf : Personalized Energy

Dan Nocera has a simple formula to save the planet: sunlight + water = energy for the world.  


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The Secret of Trees – Albert Maysles

What do trees know that we don’t? 13-year-old inventor Aidan realized that trees use a mathematical formula to gather sunlight in crowded forests. Then…


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The RNA Origin of Life

RNA may have been the origin of life on Earth. Go on a whirlwind tour of RNA’s evolving role through billions of years of…


Muscle Pushes Science

An Ohio CrossFit affiliate says an academic study got stats about injury rates in the popular workout program wrong. And it’s suing the researchers…