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Little-understood heart attack more dangerous than formerly believed: U of A study

A little-studied type of heart attack that occurs in patients with no blocked arteries is more common, more dangerous and requires more caution from …

Medical Research

Why Did Sterile Salt Water Become The IV Fluid Of Choice?

During a recent walk around the emergency room where I work, I noted the number of patients with bags of intravenous fluids hanging above them. Almost everyone had one.<p>Our ER in Boston isn't unique. IV fluids are among the most common medical interventions worldwide. Several kinds are available, …

Medicine

A Special UV Light Could Stop Flu Spreading In Public Spaces, Offices

It could kill all airborne microbes, even newly emerging strains of flu.<p>A specially developed UV light could be used in offices and public places to …

Microbiology

Terrifying Brush With Death Drives Doctor To Fight For Patients

The searing abdominal pain came on suddenly while Dr. Rana Awdish was having dinner with a friend. Soon she was lying in the back seat of the car …

Japan's latest driverless car hits the Tokyo highway

<b>(CNN) —</b> This isn't a science fiction movie. It's a driverless car cruising down a Japanese highway.<p>Last month, motoring giant Nissan installed its latest autonomous drive technology on its Infiniti Q50 model.CNN went for a test drive in the car in the capital of Tokyo.<p>The modified car was equipped …

Autonomous Cars

Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot can backflip now - CNN Video

Boston Dynamics released a video of its humanoid robot Atlas hopping and doing backflips. It's the second time this week the company has teased an updated robot.

Robotics

A doctor was asked to test an iPhone gadget and ended up diagnosing his own cancer

Earlier this year a vascular surgeon diagnosed his own cancer while testing out a new ultrasound gadget for his smartphone.<p>Dr. John Martin, who is not an oncologist, was tapped to test out the Butterfly iQ, a tiny ultrasound device designed to replace several bulkier, more expensive machines. When …

FDA OKs a blood sugar monitor that doesn't need fingerpricks

A fingerprick isn't <i>just a fingerprick</i> when you have to do it all the time to test your blood sugar levels. Thankfully, the Food and Drug Administration has approved the first continuous glucose monitoring system for adults that doesn't require you to draw blood several times a day. Abbott's …

9 Delicious Crock-Pot Chicken Recipes

Need fresh ideas for chicken? Toss your favorite bird into the slow cooker, set it, and forget it until dinnertime.<p>Slow-Cooker Chicken Tikka …

Sorry, Tesla: Chevy Bolt officially goes 238 miles on a single charge

America's nascent electric car industry got a major shot in the arm Tuesday, when Chevrolet revealed that its forthcoming Bolt EV has been rated by …

Shaper Origin - The Tool to Build Better Products

I grew up always trying to make things, from tweaking with my toys to trying to build things by breaking others, that's how I think I got into …

Joule proves sous vide cooking doesn't have to be intimidating

Despite the recent rise of affordable sous vide machines, the cooking concept has always skewed a little nerdy. Preparing food in vacuum-sealed bags in a temperature-controlled water bath sounds like something only culinary geeks would do, even if it results in perfectly cooked meats. By and large, …

Kitchens

This brick-laying 3D printer robot can build a house four times faster than a human bricklayer

Jul 28, 2016 | By Tess<p>The variety of 3D printing materials available to makers and industries is constantly growing, with all types of non and …

The US will name a Navy ship after gay-rights activist Harvey Milk

The US Naval Institute's news service has obtained a congressional memo stating that the US Navy will name a Military Sealift Command fleet oiler after gay-rights activist Harvey Milk.<p>According to the Naval Institute, Milk came from a Navy family, joined in 1951, served as a diving officer during …

The female superhero is finally here

We have come a long way from the skin-baring excess of Halle Berry’s Catwoman. Jessica Jones and Wonder Woman represent a bold new superheroine, writes Jennifer Keishin Armstrong.<p>In the first episode of Netflix’s Marvel Comics-based series Jessica Jones, the title character tells her equally …

Tesla's Model S now drives up to meet you

When Tesla first unveiled its semi-autonomous driving upgrades for the Model S, it made much ado over the ability to summon your car -- you wouldn't have to go into the garage (or walk across a large parking space) just to get moving. Well, that option is finally here. The newly available 7.1 …

Nest can now use your phone to tell when you've left the house

Nest's products are about to get better at telling when you're out of the house and when you're about to come back home. An update to Nest's iOS and Android app today will allow it to start monitoring your phone's location. When it sees you leaving the house, it'll be able to set Nest's Thermostat …

A 97-year-old tech fan gets her wish to visit Google

Olive Horrell has always been fascinated by technology. See what happens when the great grandmother gets to visit Google's Mountain View, California, campus to experience virtual reality for the first time.<p>At 97, most of us would probably want to sit back and reflect on the past.<p>But Olive Horrell …

Supergirl producers on the politics of making a female superhero

With <i>Supergirl</i> taking flight on CBS tonight, we spoke with executive producers Greg Berlanti (<i>Arrow</i>, <i>The Flash</i>) and Ali Adler (<i>Glee</i>, <i>Chuck</i>) in separate …

Comics

The Adele Machine

‘Hello’ confirms it: She’s unstoppable.<p>Earlier this year, the global music industry moved the agreed-upon weekly date for new releases to Fridays. This robbed poor little Tuesday of its one ensured moment of cultural excitement and also placed music in the same context as new movies: entertainment …

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi

When Casting Racists Attack: From Idris Elba to ‘Star Wars,’ Why Idiots Prefer the Status Quo

Racist Star Wars fans are raging at the new film, which stars people of color in lead roles. The same ugly response met Hunger Games and Fantastic …

I Love

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Build an Aquaponic Garden with Arduino

Grow fish, fruits, and veggies together in this compact, automated system. You can even control it via the internet.<p>Lots of creative aquaponics systems are being developed for raising fish and vegetables together in small spaces. Unfortunately — for you and the fish — most of these systems fail to …

The Roomba 980 is iRobot's best robot vacuum yet

We have a ritual in my house. I bring home a random gadget, deposit it somewhere in my home and my wife asks me what it is, gives me side-eye and …

Robotics

60+ Best DIY Halloween Decorations for 2017

Nicole CuteDIYprojects Blogger<p>With Halloween just around the corner, now’€™s the time to get into the Halloween spirit with some gorgeous and spooky …

The Barbarian Group's crazy 4,400-sq-ft desk puts your work surface to shame

1/10<p>The Barbarian Group Office by Clive Wilkinson Architects<p>What does your desk look like? Chances are that it pales in comparison to The Barbarian …

Gene therapy rescues dying cells in the brains of Alzheimer's patients

An experimental gene therapy reduces the rate at which nerve cells in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients degenerate and die, according to new results from a small clinical trial, published in the current issue of the journal <i>JAMA Neurology</i>.<p>Targeted injection of the Nerve Growth Factor gene into the …

Alzheimer's Disease

These Hilarious Harry Potter Comics Show How Irresponsible Dumbledore Was

Albus Wulfric Percival Brian Dumbledore was actually the master of the "Dumbleburn."