#Medical

DARPA Announces Funding For a High-Resolution, Implantable Neural Interface

3 months ago — 1 min read

The United States Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has just announced contracts to fund five research groups and one company contracts as jump start its Neural Engineering System Design...

LightStrike Germ-Zapping Robot Kills Infection-Causing Microbes in Hopstials

4 months ago — 1 min read

Meet LightStrike - the robot making hospitals safer by zapping germs with UV rays. Across the world, hospitals are looking at innovative ways to battle deadly pathogens or kill antibiotic...

Meet the Drone that might one day save your life

5 months ago — 1 min read

Sweden has started a drone trial which could allow emergency medical care to reach patients having a heart-attack ... before an ambulance even arrives. Every second counts when you are...

Engineer Asier Marzo has created a sonic tractor beam … which you can build at home

11 months ago — 1.5 min read

Have you ever wanted to create an acoustic tractor beam to allow you to move objects with sound? Engineer Asier Marzo has not only proved it is possible but produced...

Meet the Robotic Arm you can control with your mind.

11 months ago — 1 min read

A team from the University of Minnesota have unveiled a Robotic Arm, which can reach and grasp real world objects, that you can be control using only your thoughts.

Meet the Smart Bandages that changes colour when they detect infections

12 months ago — 1.5 min read

The University of Bath is leading a trail of smart bandages using samples from burns patients from four UK hospitals. The bandage works by changing colour when it detects an...