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Door pads kill germs where they're spread

Look around any hospital, and you'll see plenty of hand-sanitizer dispensers. Unfortunately, not everyone uses them, and their germs can spread …

Leeds

The Mini PC That Runs Windows 10 And Fits In Your Pocket

In today's world computers are smaller than ever before. The Ockel Sirius B Windows 10 Pocket PC is both physically small enough to fit in your …

Windows 10

Microneedle patches deliver pain-free flu vaccine

Getting an injection is on the bottom of everybody's list of favorite things, but now a more bearable alternative is another step closer to reality. …

Gene therapy could wipe immune memory and "turn off" severe allergies

Scientists may be one step closer to discovering a way to genetically "turn off" allergic responses with a single injection. A team of researchers at …

CAR-T Cancer Approach Has Surprising Success in Multiple Myeloma

Doctors are reporting unprecedented success from a new cell and gene therapy for multiple myeloma, a blood cancer that's on the rise. Although it's early and the study is small -- 35 people -- every patient responded and all but two were in some level of remission within two months.<p>In a second …

Cancer

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Hands-On with the Glowforge Laser Cutter!

The World's Smartest Doorbell: VEIU

UPDATE: No Matter What, We'll Make VEIU Better!!<p>Dear backers,<p>We'll make VEIU better by improving its waterproofing and weatherproofing regardless of …

Chihuly’s Colorful Glass Sculptures Sprout Up in the New York Botanical Garden

For over 45 years, the glistening glass sculptures of artist Dale Chihuly have mesmerized modern art lovers. With their bright colors and ethereal translucence, the awe-inspiring, large-scale pieces are particularly radiant when installed outdoors. To present the pieces at their al fresco finest, …

Gold Princess A Giant Rainforest Mantid (Hierodula majuscula) Eating A March Fly wlmp

Praying mantids

Bana Bak! "Look at Me!"

Logo Designs – Process Case Studies by Yoga Perdana

9 step by step process case studies of eye-catching logo designs by Yoga Perdana.Yoga Perdana is an outstanding illustrator and graphic designer from …

Graphic Design

36 Days of Type submission by Carlo Cadenas

Colorful typographic 3D illustrations created by Carlo Cadenas for 36 Days of Type.Carlo Cadenas is a Buenos Aires, Argentina based freelance art …

Graphic Design

Scientists combine viruses and human antibodies to hunt down superbugs

Overuse of antibiotics is leading us towards a terrifying future where our best drugs simply don't work, and common medical procedures and illnesses …

"Two-faced" droplets roll over to highlight bacteria in food

Unfortunately, foods that are safe to eat can look exactly the same to the naked eye as food that's teeming with bacteria. But a prototype of a new …

Scientists Have Found a New Way to Get Cancer Cells to Self-Destruct

Set proteins to "kill".<p>A newly discovered mechanism causes cancerous cells to kill themselves off, and researchers say it could be particularly …

Cancer

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<b>Description:</b><br>Beelink AP42 Mini PC brings you faster and lower interfering WiFi performance anywhere you go. Its small form factor allows you to carry …

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Could hearing loss be treated with a shot to the ear?

If you've ever been warned about listening to too much loud music, then you may have heard that the sound-processing cells in our inner ear are …

Common weed from Brazil could help fight deadly superbug, study finds

The red berries of a weed found in the southern United States contain an compound that can disarm a deadly superbug, according to research published …

Vandal Migration

License<p>Based on Wikipedia content that has been reviewed, edited, and republished. Original image by <b>Vandals_Migration_ua.PNG: O.Mustafin</b>. Uploaded by …

Vandals

The Vandals were a Germanic tribe who are first mentioned in Roman history in the <i>Natural History</i> of Pliny the Elder (77 CE). The Roman historian …

The Perfect Outdoor Projector

There’s nothing quite like watching a movie outdoors! OUMBRA is a new projector design that makes this summertime activity a cinch with its compact …

This new Periodic Table shows the astounding origins of every atom in your body

In the first episode of his famous TV series about space, "Cosmos: A Personal Voyage," the late astronomer Carl Sagan wastes no time dramatically setting the stage.<p>"The surface of the Earth is the shore of the cosmic ocean," Sagan says. "Some part of our being knows this is where we came from. We …

Mesmerizing GIFs Illustrate the Art of Traditional Japanese Wood Joinery — All Done Without Screws, Nails, or Glue

Traditional Japanese carpentry, whether used to build a dinner table or the entire house containing it, doesn't use screws, nails, adhesives, or any …

How Wasted Are You? This Wearable Will Tell You

It displays your blood alcohol content level on your phone.<p>We've all heard plenty about Fitbit and other wristbands that promise to Change Your Life For The Better!, but one new wearable gadget may actually revolutionize the way you drink.<p>Marketed as "a premium wearable for happy hours, wine …

Alcohol

The Pentagon Wants to Fire Railgun Projectiles From Army Howitzers

The futuristic projectile developed for the Navy's electromagnetic railgun is safer to stockpile than explosive ammunition, cheaper to manufacturer, and can fly at hypersonic speeds.<p>The U.S. Navy's electromagnetic railgun is essentially a superweapon—a cannon that uses no chemical propellants to …

Why Star Wars Needs to Use Illustrators Like Drew Struzan for its Posters

George Lucas did an amazing thing in 1977--he released a film that brought his incredible vision to the big screen. I'm talking, of course, about the original Star Wars film. It was not only the achievement of the size and scope of the film that wowed people, but it was the spectacular images, the …

Scientists Have Discovered an 'Off' Switch For The Revolutionary CRISPR Gene Editing Tool

Important.<p>A lot has been written about CRISPR over the past year. The powerful gene editing tool can quickly and easily 'cut and paste' genes, which …