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Automated telemedicine is coming, for everyone

Erik Birkeneder Contributor<p>Erik Birkeneder is an intellectual property attorney at Nixon Peabody focused on digital health and medical device companies.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The healing power of AI<p>When people without health insurance experience suspicious symptoms, they often rely on an …

Digital Health

Obese mannequins used by emergency services to practise treating overweight patients

<b>These are the obese mannequins being used by emergency services to train for treating overweight patients.</b><p>The special 25-stone bariatric mannequins – …

Man taken to hospital after being trapped under bus in Belfast

A man has been taken to hospital after being trapped under a bus in Belfast.<p>Emergency services including the PSNI, Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue …

Extreme weather to cost UK billions and leave 2.5m homes at risk of flooding unless ministers take action, warns WWF

Floods, droughts and heatwaves could cost the economy tens of billions of pounds and hundreds of thousands of jobs by 2050, according to a new report …

East Anglia

How The U.S. Won the Race to Circumnavigate the Globe by Air

This week in 1924—September 28, to be exact—the remaining two airplanes that made up the the first round-the-world flight landed in Seattle, …

The Flight That Saved Commercial Aviation

A decade away from the 100th anniversary of Lindbergh’s non-stop transatlantic flight, it’s hard not to enjoy the view from this left bank Paris café and marvel at how far we’ve come. When compared to long-haul non-stop routes like Doha to Auckland; San Francisco to Singapore; or Atlanta to …

Aviation

Air Force runs low on bombs while Congress wrangles over budget

The U.S. Air Force’s supply of bombs and missiles is running low, and its top civilian official is calling on Congress to approve new defense spending.<p>The military’s weapons stockpile is already strained by the airstrike campaign against ISIS in the Middle East. Congressional wrangling over the …

Watch: Coast Guard & British Royal fleet team up for helicopter rescue near Puerto Rico

A Coast Guard HC-130 Hercules airplane crew from Air Station Clearwater, Florida, and a British Royal Fleet Auxiliary Mounts Bay rescue helicopter …

Puerto Rico

SpaceX Swipes Boeing's Military Space Shuttle Business

So far, Boeing and Lockheed have lost only one X-37B launch contract to SpaceX -- but there could be more.<p>The scoreboard this month reads <b>Boeing</b> …

Space Exploration

These Spyplanes Are Watching North Korea’s Next Test

U.S. and South Korean intelligence gathering aircraft are monitoring Pyongyang’s next move. Kim Jong Un says North Korea may soon test a hydrogen …

North Korea