Dimitris Kokkinis

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Polio eradication: A humanitarian fix.

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has been spearheading an effort over the past couple of years to close the last mile on polio eradication. …

This anti-tremor spoon could make it easier for Parkinson's patients to eat. It works by integrating an accelerometer to detect tremors and actuators to cancel out 70% of the motion. Watch: http://f-st.co/z56mMoA

Time Travel Is Possible But Only To The Future, English Physicist Says

We may be able to book our ticket to the future someday -- it'll just be a one-way trip.<p>In a presentation at the British Science Festival, particle physicist Brian Cox said that time travel is possible but only in one direction.<p>"The central question is, can you build a time machine? The answer is …

This Drug Could Help Skin Cancer Patients Survive For Decades

A huge step forward for the long-term survival of those with serious melanoma.<p>Scientists at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston have just concluded a ten-year study on the effects of a drug called ipilimumab on patients with advanced melanoma, a form of skin cancer, and have found that the …

The $6 Fix That's Helping Low-Income Kids Go to College

A decade and a half ago, the ACT started giving test-takers four free score reports instead of three--a small change that's increased the number of poor students at selective schools.<p>Fewer than 30 percent of students from low-income families enroll in college. There are plenty of theories about …

6 Ways to Stack Your Firewood

Whether you keep your firewood indoors or outdoors, we've got smart ways to keep your stack nice and neat.<p>Whether you keep your firewood indoors or outdoors, we've got smart ways to keep your stack nice and neat.

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5 Tools You Should Keep in Your Car

Staying safe on the road can be fun. These space-conscious tools will give you peace of mind and save you time.<p>Staying safe on the road can be fun. These space-conscious tools will give you peace of mind and save you time.

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How to Drive Screws Like a Pro

Driving screws is one of the most common uses for cordless drill/drivers. But to get the most out of your tool and get a clean, professional look, follow these tips.<p><b>The task of driving screws improved exponentially</b> about 30 years ago with the advent of the battery-powered cordless drill/driver. …

How to Blast Your Car Parts Clean

Media blasting (once called sandblasting) is a great way to strip rust and old paint in no time at all.<p><b>There are some cleaning and restoration</b> jobs around the garage that are too tough for detergents and elbow grease. A rusty leaf spring on a vintage vehicle, a wheel ravaged by road salt and brake …

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Destroyer "El rito"

A New Day Begins (The Detroit Mix)- FatCat Records podcast #90