October 29, 2012 Admin

Cardiac arrhythmias alludes to a range of heart conditions that denote unbalanced electrical activity in the heart. The very nature of their abnormality make the conditions hard to either predict or detect, thus resulting in life threatening medical emergencies. In this regard, semiconductor producer firm STMicroelectronics has teamed up with Preventice, a mobile health solution developer, to provide for an effective solution. The solution calls for a ‘real world’ remote monitoring of cardiac arrhythmias, which can be done even form the comfort of the patient’s home. (more…)

October 24, 2012 Admin

The capability to see is one of the greatest gifts provided to human beings, but there are many people around the world who either don’t inherit it by birth or might have lost vision due to some mishap. As a solution for any such vision impairment, a team of researchers at Oxford University under the leadership of Dr Stephen Hicks from the Department of Clinical Neuroscience have come up with a set of LED Glasses dubbed as ‘Smart Specs.’ (more…)

August 3, 2012 Gaurav Sood

For people who get nervous very easily in social situations, Automated Anchoring Armour (AAA) comes as a real bane in any such condition. It employs the method of evoking positive memory with straight stimulus-response conditioning by linking the memory to a certain haptic sensation. AAA works by connecting biofeedback loop (that senses wearer’s state of insecurity) via a galvanic skin response (GSR) sensor and other components like linear actuator, Arduino board, battery pack and electronics are embedded into a mounting which is hooked onto a leather wristband for holding everything in place. (more…)

May 10, 2010 Admin

At the dark bottom of sea you will find more than you have ever expected from nature. Life is glitters there and that too in a majestically beautiful way. I found these images of illuminating creatures, inhabitants from underwater world, on National Geographic. (more…)

May 7, 2010 Admin

An oil rig explosion that led to a massive oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is major news these days. The oil spill might change the face of drilling forever as the conditions are worsening. Oil gushing into the Gulf of Mexico at a rate of at least 200,000 gallons a day and the ring of spill is increasing day by day. Here are 18 images from the air which will give you a better idea of this massive oil spill. (more…)

April 26, 2010 Gaurav Sood

Life Drop is a string of mini-gourds filled of liquid enriched with vitamins and minerals to regulate the amount of the liquid inside your body. Life Drop is developed for the people of the region where natural resources of water are vanishing or least available. (more…)