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2011-04-19 09:09:22

Technology developed for space missions to study the most distant objects in the Universe is now finding a host of practical applications back on Earth.

2008-07-30 12:01:16

By Devin Rose, The Wisconsin State Journal Jul. 30--To aid critically ill patients in need of round-the-clock care, UW Hospital unveiled a system Wednesday called the e-ICU that will allow physicians to remotely monitor patients' conditions with a camera, microphone and several computer screens.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.