Advertisement
Multimedia

OrthoAccel - Acceledent 3D Medical Device Animation

October 5, 2010 12:31 pm | by AmerraMedical Videos Comments

For more information about 3D medical animations, visit www.amerra.com. OrthoAccel's proprietary technology accelerates the changes in bone structure that result from orthodontic treatment.

TOPICS:

New Medical Technology(2)

October 5, 2010 12:31 pm | by HollandSentinel Videos Comments

Holland Hospital uses technology to improve their diagnostic efforts.

TOPICS:

New Medical Technology

October 5, 2010 12:30 pm Videos Comments

Holland Hospital uses technology to improve their diagnostic efforts.

Advertisement

Futures in Biotech 68: Rats Will Inherit The Earth

October 5, 2010 11:35 am Podcasts Comments

Host: Marc Pelletier How studying mammalian biological history can help us better understand ourselves. Guest: Darin Croft, Ph.D, Associate Professor, Department of Anatomy, Case Western Reserve University We invite you to read, add to, and amend our show notes. Comments and suggestions...

OmniCure® S2000: Catheter Assembly Application Video

October 3, 2010 11:31 am | by exfophotonics Videos Comments

This video presentation demonstrates how using an OmniCure® S2000 with our proprietary Closed-Loop Feedback technology, an R2000 radiometer, and a high power fiber light guide will help in making a superior UV assembly process for balloon catheters.

How Do You Catch An Atom And Pin It Down?

October 1, 2010 3:35 pm Podcasts Comments

Mikkel Andersen, a physicist at New Zealand's University of Otago, isolated a single atom of rubidium and then used a special astronomical camera to snap its picture. Andersen describes the process of turning lasers into optical tweezers and what catching atoms means for quantum computing.

What Are The Challenges Of 'Trailblazing Mars'?

October 1, 2010 3:35 pm Podcasts Comments

What grows best in Martian soil? How do you get oxygen out of thin air? Pat Duggins, author of Trailblazing Mars: NASA’s Next Giant Leap, talks about the questions NASA will face if it sends astronauts to the Red Planet and how to choose the right people for the job.

Newly Discovered Exoplanet Ripe For Life

October 1, 2010 3:35 pm Podcasts Comments

Gliese 581g, a planet orbiting the dwarf star Gliese in the constellation Libra, is Earth-like in a few key ways. It's not much bigger than Earth, and its temperature seems mild enough for liquid water. Steven Vogt, of the University of California, Santa Cruz, explains how he found the planet.

Advertisement

Smelly Invaders Want To Crawl Into Your Home

October 1, 2010 3:34 pm Podcasts Comments

The brown marmorated stink bug, which hails from Asia, had a population boom this year -- terrorizing farmers and homeowners up and down the Eastern U.S. USDA entomologist Tracy Leskey explains what's known about the bug and how to cope.

New Species Of Extinct Giant Penguin Discovered

October 1, 2010 3:34 pm Podcasts Comments

Scientists report finding the fossilized remains of a new species of giant penguin in a Peruvian desert. Paleontologist Julia Clarke of the University of Texas, Austin describes what these huge birds looked like and how the new finding can help explain penguin evolution.

Are 'Stuxnet' Worm Attacks Cyberwarfare?

October 1, 2010 3:34 pm Podcasts Comments

Computer experts say a sophisticated computer worm dubbed "Stuxnet" exploits vulnerabilities in Microsoft Windows to attack industrial control systems, including one at an Iranian nuclear power plant. Computer security experts discuss the worm and its impact on security.

Celebrating Carl Sagan And 'Cosmos'

October 1, 2010 3:33 pm Podcasts Comments

The television series Cosmos, which first aired 30 years ago this week, made a celebrity of science communicator Carl Sagan. In this archival 1994 Science Friday interview, Sagan discusses his book The Pale Blue Dot and shares his thoughts on manned space exploration.

Mark Twain And Science: It's Complicated

October 1, 2010 3:33 pm Podcasts Comments

Did you know Mark Twain tried his hand at science fiction? In the book The Disappearing Spoon, author Sam Kean writes about Twain's prescient story "Sold to Satan." In the story, Satan’s problems stem, in part, from the fact that he is made entirely of the newly discovered radioactive...

World's Most Precise Clocks Test Relativity

September 24, 2010 2:33 pm Podcasts Comments

The world's most precise clocks can reveal tiny time dilations predicted by Einstein's theory of relativity -- but that's not all. Tom O'Brian of the National Institute for Standards and Technology talks about using these precise clocks in everything from cell phones to satellites.

Defining Human Uniqueness In 'Almost Chimpanzee'

September 24, 2010 2:33 pm Podcasts Comments

Humans and chimpanzees share very similar genes -- some analyses peg the differences at just 1 percent. But in his book Almost Chimpanzee, science writer Jon Cohen focuses on our differences, from the way we eat and communicate to our susceptibilities to disease and aging.

Pages

X
You may login with either your assigned username or your e-mail address.
The password field is case sensitive.
Loading