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This handheld 3D body scanning device could replace the MRI — using the motion-sensing technology from a Nintendo Wii

Sometimes, a little toying around can pay off.<p>Joshua Broder, an ER physician at Duke University, couldn't understand why his son's handheld Nintendo Wii controller was better at detecting movement than the professional ultrasound machine he used work.<p>One day, while his son was playing Wii, he got …

EnvisionTEC and AvaDent Partner to Deliver 3D Printed Denture Solutions

EnvisionTEC has been manufacturing dental 3D printers for 10 years now, and has built up an impressive inventory that has grown to well over 40 …

Bronze Age hunk: Scientists say 3,000 year old skeleton belonged to ‘good-looking chap’ with a ‘perfect smile’

A skeleton of a young Bronze Age man has revealed a "good-looking chap" with better teeth than many modern-day Britons, an academic has said.<p>The bones, found in a Northumberland field in September 2017, show remarkable "perfect smile" of a 17 to 21-year old man, who appears to have escaped the poor …

Watch: 15 Graphic Design Trends For 2018

<b>Philip VanDusen,</b> founder and chief creative officer of NYC-based Verhaal Brand Design, lays bare 15 trends that graphic designers should note for …

500 Retro Movie Posters Have Been Digitized Made Available For Free Download

Composite image by DesignTAXI. Background images via Harry Ransom Center<p><b>Movie and graphic design</b> buffs, reel in on this treat of a collection.<p><b>The</b> …

Graphic Design

Omega Ophthalmics is an eye implant platform with the power of continuous AR

Google and other tech companies have come up with glasses and contact lenses for the purposes of AR, but Omega Ophthalmics is taking a much more invasive approach by using surgically implanted lenses to create a space for augmented reality inside the eye.<p>It sounds wild, but lens implants aren’t a …

Orange County

AI Predicts Heart Attacks and Strokes More Accurately Than Standard Doctor's Method

An artificial intelligence program correctly identifies 355 more patients who developed cardiovascular disease Photo-illustration: iStockphotoHere at …

Machine Learning

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 …

Shining 3D to launch AutoScan-DS-EX dental 3D scanner in September 2017

Jul 31, 2017 | By Tess<p>Shining 3D, one of China’s leading 3D printing companies, is preparing to launch its latest product. Geared towards the …

What It’s Like To Live With A Robotic Third Thumb

“After a while of wearing the thumb, I do feel like something is missing after I take it off.”<p>Mankind’s greatest advantage over the rest of the animal kingdom isn’t just its larger brain. It’s another, smaller evolution, shared with but a few primates, that has allowed humans to master tools that …

Robotics

Bone Machine: 3D Printing Is Revolutionizing Plastic Surgery

At first glance, the line of cheerfully colored plastic skulls atop professor Laurent Lantieri’s bookshelf might be out-of-season Halloween …

This Algorithm Turns Your Selfies Into 3D Models

Is there an uncanny valley for selfies? Researchers at the University of Nottingham and Kingston University have created an algorithm that can translate any front-facing 2D photo into a bizarrely realistic 3D image.<p>The algorithm works on photos of faces, fictional or real. It was trained using a …

Donald Trump

2017 Collection of Calligraphy & Lettering by Michael Moodie

Sadly the end of the year is coming up soon enough. We all going to be down this road with putting together our yearly collection. Let's start with …

Typography

Heat-Resistant Ceramic Parts Are Now 3-D Printable - MIT Technology Review

The promise of additive manufacturing or 3-D printing—faster and cheaper manufacturing of more customizable parts—is limited by the palette of …

3D printed teeth kill bacteria

Creating replacement parts for various bits of the human body is one of the many areas in which 3D printing has huge potential. Dental implants are …

German engineers 3D-printed a camera that’s smaller than a grain of salt

The camera developed by a research team from the University of Stuttgart isn’t to be taken with a grain of salt — because it’s actually smaller than …

Bumblebees

Watch synthetic bones being 3D-printed in this amazing demo

When it comes to affordable, low-cost 3D bioprinting it’s safe to say that we’re still a few years away from being able to print out …

3D Bioprinting

Harvard's futuristic "intelligent bandages" can repair your body

Healing Arsenal<p>Bandaging technology has come a long way in the almost 100 years since Band-Aids were first introduced. Now, researchers from the …

Scientists have uncovered a way to regenerate human bone and tissue

Regenerative Medicine<p>A new method of regenerating human tissue has been discovered by researchers at the University of Birmingham. The method …

Scientists have made a 3D-printed patch that can help heal the damaged heart tissue

Scientists have created a revolutionary 3D-bioprinted patch that can help heal scarred heart tissue after a heart attack. The discovery is a major …

Successfully lab-tested 3D Bioprinter for stem cells.

958shares<p>NESS ZIONA, Israel, May 25, 2016 – Nano Dimension Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: NNDM), a leader in the area of 3D Printed Electronics, today announced …

3D Bioprinting

3D-Printed Hyperelastic Bone Is Like Duct Tape For Bone Surgeons

Growing new bone where none existed before has never been easier.<p>Hyperelastic bone is a new artificial biomaterial that can be 3D-printed and implanted into the body, where it will eventually be replaced by real bone. It’s flexible and has a shelf-life of around a year, but even better it’s dead …

In Vivo

Formlabs makes high-quality, automated 3D printing more affordable

Your basic hobbyist 3D printer (technically known as Fused Deposition Modeling or FDM) is great for rapid prototyping because, while the objects it prints are a bit rough, the system and its associated printing costs are relatively inexpensive. However, if you want a more polished and …

Resource Planning

Scientists Are Getting Closer to Making Edible Gelatin Robots That Can Function Inside Your Body

In the near future, you may be able to eat a robot that will heal you or provide nutrients.<p>It may sound like science fiction, but researchers are …

Researchers create a fast-sealing surgical 'glue' for closing wounds

Closing up wounds typically calls for sutures or staples, but neither are able to create a complete seal. And when it comes to internal injuries that are harder to get to and wounds on organs that move a significant amount, such as lungs, treatment becomes even more difficult. Sealants offer a …

Protein

This Font Makes Graphics Out Of Numbers In Seconds

Inspired by Edward Tufte’s “sparklines,” the typeface turns typed numerals into inline data visualizations.<p>Data is always more accurate and informative in context. Take Hurricane Harvey, for example. Some parts of Houston had more than 50 inches of rain. But it’s hard to understand just how crazy …

Data Visualization

New camera can see through human body

<b>Scientists have developed a camera that can see through the human body.</b><p>The device has been designed to help doctors track medical tools, known as endoscopes, during internal examinations.<p>Until now, medics have had to rely on expensive scans, such as X-rays, to trace their progress.<p>The new camera …

This app will do all the SEO heavy-lifting for you

In today's digitally driven world, it's no longer a surprise to any business that in order to remain viable and competitive, it's essential to have a …

Google Search

Graphic Design: Marquee Light Bulbs Toolkit

I love the internet and how it made things accessible in ways that are hard to explain for those that didn't live before internet. This post is an …

Graphic Design