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Professional News<p>'Concerned and insulted': GPs frozen out of skin cancer care under MBS shake-up<p>From November, GPs will be restricted from performing …

Medicine

John Myburgh: Catecholamines, Resuscitation and Resurrection: Fact or Fiction?

The Science Behind Why We Binge (And What To Do About It)

<i>By Nick English</i><p>At some point, we've all awoken from some kind of binge, perhaps surrounded by beer bottles, candy wrappers or shopping bags, and asked ourselves: <i>What the hell happened?</i> How can rational, functioning adults totally lose control of their impulses?<p>"We're always being told that you're …

Superyacht concepts get the Zaha Hadid treatment

The concept, newly revealed as part of an exhibition of Hadid's work at the David Gill Gallery in London, is for a 128-m (420-ft) superyacht, along …

Architecture

Astronomers find exoplanet floating through interstellar space

If you think being stuck in a strange town late at night after the last bus has gone is lonely, then give a thought for the exoplanet PSO J318.5-22. …

Revisiting the PS Vita: Classic gaming in the age of the App Store

Before we get started, it's worth noting that Sony recently announced an upgraded Vita that's lighter, thinner, packs different screen technology (it …

App Store

Conceptual footbridge puts the O into iconic

It sounds great in theory, but will it work? "We were working closely together with engineers and structural experts up to a point where the …

Salford

cooled homes

In architecture, passive cooling refers to a building that uses no energy-consuming technology or devices in order to help maintain a comfortable …

Swimming Pools

Aeromobil flying car prototype gets off the ground for the first time

The Aeromobil V2.5 is a propeller-driven aircraft that also functions as an automobile – or you can think of it it a car with lofty aspirations. The …

Flying Car

A&E crisis: 'emergency medicine has become the first port of call'

A day at Bradford Royal Infirmary reveals a stretched service – and staff say too many patients are turning up unnecessarily<p>It is 8.05am on Monday when Dr Brad Wilson first hears the shrill ringing of the red phone on the wall of the nurses' station. That is the dedicated phone used by Yorkshire …

Globe-Trotting Johns Hopkins Emergency Physician Is First Recipient of New 'Disaster Medicine' Award - 10/16/2013

Johns Hopkins Hospital

Learn Tactical Emergency Medicine: One Way To Prepare for Tragedy

Masada Tactical in Pikesville is offering a four-hour seminar at 1 p.m. Sunday.<p>Alan Cohen contributed to this report<p>Two weeks after the Boston …

Microsoft debuts Remote Desktop app for PC access on iOS (Update: For Mac too)

Alongside Windows 8.1, Microsoft released a rather useful app for iOS as well today. Microsoft Remote Desktop allows you to access and control your Windows PC from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. It looks like a rather decent utility, especially for business users, as plenty of similar apps have …

How Educating Girls Can Change the World

Earlier this year, I met Harriet, a 16 year-old girl from northern Uganda. She is a MasterCard Foundation Scholar in secondary school who aspires to be an engineer. Harriet's path at times has seemed unimaginable as she has had to overcome great odds. One of five children in her family, she lost …

Environmental Health Expert Offers Advice on How to Reduce Exposure to Toxins

Tracey Woodruff<p>Tracey Woodruff, PhD, MPH, director of the UCSF Program on Reproductive Health and the Environment, says she is surprised and …

Lung surgery milestone

UC San Diego surgeons perform 3,000th lifesaving lung surgery, lowest mortality worldwide.<p>Surgeons at UC San Diego Health System have performed their 3,000th pulmonary thromboendarterectomy (PTE), a lifesaving surgery to clear the lung’s arteries of scar-like tissue that robs patients of their …