We may have wondered at some point in our lives exactly what life would be like if we had six arms, eight legs, or even wings, but did you know that for some people it actually happens? The only problem is that it also damages one’s health and can even kill. This did happen this(…)
science and health
If any of you have ever played a game like EVE where you can input lots of augmentations into your character to give them special skills then this story will remind you of that. Reports have revealed that the Pentagon has put in a large order of prototype contact lenses for America’s troops. These contact(…)
When someone talks about hacking you immediately think they are talking about computers. But all of that could change after reports revealed that hackers can actually target life-saving devices like heart defibrillators.
Disinfecting people and surgical tools has always been quite a difficult thing to get right because bacteria are everywhere. Outside of a hospital it can even be harder, but now we may have found the answer in the form of a flashlight.
Yes, it’s true. We all beat the Americans and now we are officially the world’s biggest drinkers. Hurrah! Although, livers all across Europe will now be seeking counselling at some point in the near future. The World Health Organisation led a report with the European Commission to ascertain the truth, and it emerged that people(…)
Those who enjoy speculating on the future of science were once predicting that DNA sequencing will become so cheap and so easy to carry out that everyone would have their own little genome card which could tell their doctors everything they needed to know. This sounds pretty cool and very useful. But a new study(…)