December 01, 2014In cities such as Tokyo space is at a premium and this is when it pays to use some clever thinking to get the most out of the space you do have. Yuichi Yoshida & Associates came up with a great plan for getting the most out of a bedsit and they used sliding furniture to get as much from the space in a simple way - turning it into an adaptable apartment.
Mechanical ventilators are important tools in the care of the critically ill. Mechanical ventilation allows the body to continue receiving oxygen in situations such as surgery, recuperation from a serious illness that makes breathing difficult, or in some cases is used when patients are no longer able to breathe on their own at all.
October 28, 2014Since 1989, anyone who watched Back to the Future II has waited for the hoverboard that Marty McFly rode. Despite the eager wait, I& 39;m sure most of us didn& 39;t expect anything in the near future. Now husband and wife team, Greg and Jill Henderson, might be set to change that with the first real hoverboard in the world, along with a developer kit for the technology behind it.
The aircraft carrier today is a huge war machine used by navies to deploy entire fleets of aircraft remotely, far away from their country of origin.The biggest aircraft carrier today can transport and launch more than 75 aircraft by sea. But did you know about the aircraft carrier& 39;s humble predecessor, the balloon barge?
How do prosthetics work?Prosthetics, or artificial limbs, allow amputees to regain function resulting from the loss or absence of a limb. Prosthetic limbs are classified according to the level of amputation: above the knee, below the knee, above the elbow, and below the elbow. Preference in terms of prosthetic use and selection is often based on considerations for functionality, aesthetic, and/or health concerns.
May 27, 2015It has been said that Project Ara from Google is the future of mobile computing. For those who don’t know what it is, it is a modular smartphone that can be adapted to suit the needs of everyone. Now someone has come up with the idea of taking Ara and putting it into a phone case. Image Source: Nexpaq Nexpaq have taken the Project Ara idea.