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This Cosmetics Company Is Ready To Cover Your Body In Electronics

Flexible electronic patches are the next big thing for better skin and beyond<p>John Rogers has a patch on his forearm about the size of a quarter. It’s reminiscent of a child’s temporary tattoo meant to look like a miniature sand dollar. But Rogers, an engineer at the University of Illinois at …

Medical Technology

Expedition 43’s Rocket Moves to Its Launch Pad

Scientists coax stem cells to form 3D 'mini-lungs' - Futurity

3D lung "organoids" grown in a dish may give scientists insight into lung diseases and offer a way to test new drugs.

Stem Cells

PopSlate: When a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign Is Just the Beginning

After a successful Indiegogo campaign, startup's founders spent another two years bringing their product to market.<p>Inventors Yashar Behzadi and Greg Moon won over investors with their idea for a smartphone case that would act as a second screen — displaying images and useful information at a glance.<p>…

Crowd Funding

Neo smartpen N2 instantaneously sends handwritten words and doodles to its iOS/Android app

Today, NeoLAB officially launched its Neo smartpen N2 following a wildly successful Kickstart campaign that raised more than over $350,000. Even more impressive is that the original goal was just $20,000. After selling some 2,500 pens during the initial round of crowdfunding, those that missed out …