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Joint replacement surgery is one of the most performed surgeries per year in the United States of America. The most common are knee replacement surgeries. The lifetime of those replacements or repairs, however, is brief. This newly developed hydrogel remedies those issues.
"Communication is key" but sometimes conveying your message doesn't come easy when encountering someone who speaks a different tongue, especially Sign Language. Without an interpreter, it would be impossible for anyone who expressed themselves in sign language to be able to get their message across to a non-speaker. Today, that barrier is no more.
Nuclear power is the perfect alternative to fossil fuel. Not only is nuclear energy cleaner, it is also much more efficient in energy production. However, nuclear meltdowns are man-made cataclysms with devastating consequences, but these tiny radioactive jawbreakers just may have eradicated that issue.
Researchers, led by Professor Guoliang Huang, from the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department at the University of Missouri College of Engineering, developed a new flexible material capable of withstanding waves of energy, such as earthquakes. This composite is like nothing that exists in nature, and according to Professor Huang, it could be an almost perfect protective overlay.
Nexusera LLC. is a smart health tech company specializing in medication adherence management. The company has launched its first smart pill organizer O’Kase on Kickstarter. O'Kase is designed for people to manage their pill-taking, and obviates the need for good memory or onerous setup process. It is simple but smart.