Saturday, April 03, 2010
Wednesday, March 31, 2010
In Australia, the bionic eye comes into focus | Health Tech - CNET News: "Announced this week at the University of Melbourne, the wide-view neurostimulator concept was developed by researchers at BVA and the University of New South Wales for patients with vision loss due to retinitis pigmentosa or macular degeneration.
The set-up includes a video camera mounted to glasses to capture images"
Posted by teckron at 10:10 AM
Monday, March 29, 2010
Fatty foods may be just as addictive as heroin and cocaine: study: "Here's how it works: Both drugs and these kinds of fatty foods send a rush to the pleasure centers in your brain.� However, the rush is short-lived and is followed by a 'crash.'� It will now take more and more of the substance to achieve the same 'high,'� Paul J. Kenny, Ph.D., an associate professor of molecular therapeutics at the Scripps Research Institute, told CNN."
Posted by teckron at 10:18 AM