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Grippe : la nouvelle stratégie pour la combattre

Grippe : la nouvelle stratégie pour la combattre | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Plutôt que de cibler le virus de la grippe, des chercheurs de l’Inra ont développé une nouvelle solution thérapeutique en empêchant le système immunitaire d’induire l’inflammation des tissus.

 

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UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous - US News

UN panel: Global warming human-caused, dangerous - US News | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

WASHINGTON (AP) — This Aug. 19, 2014 file photo shows flash flood waters from the overrun Skunk Creek flood I-10 in northwestern Phoenix. Global warming is here, human-caused and can already be considered dangerous, a draft of a new international science report says, warning that it is increasingly likely that climate change could be irreversible.


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This Aug. 19, 2014 file photo shows flash flood waters from the overrun Skunk Creek flood I-10 in northwestern Phoenix. Global warming is here, human-caused and can already be considered dangerous, a draft of a new international science report says, warning that it is increasingly likely that climate change could be irreversible.

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Changement climatique: les météorologues se préparent au pire - Magazine GoodPlanet Info

Changement climatique: les météorologues se préparent au pire - Magazine GoodPlanet Info | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Turbulences aériennes accrues, épisodes polaires et caniculaires toujours plus extrêmes, vagues géantes dans les océans: les spécialistes mondiaux du climat ont brossé un tableau apocalyptique de la météo des prochaines décennies lors d'un congrès international qui s'est conclu jeudi à Montréal.

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Turbulences aériennes accrues, épisodes polaires et caniculaires toujours plus extrêmes, vagues géantes dans les océans: les spécialistes mondiaux du climat ont brossé un tableau apocalyptique de la météo des prochaines décennies lors d'un congrès international qui s'est conclu à Montréal.


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Taking 3D Printers to the Streets: A Print-While-You-Wait Café opens in London

Taking 3D Printers to the Streets: A Print-While-You-Wait Café opens in London | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Following the example of Tokyo, Taipei, Berlin and Barcelona, a new café has just opened in Shoreditch, East London, catering specifically to 3D enthusiasts. Here at MakersCafe, customers can not only meet fellow 3D printing enthusiasts to discuss designs or innovations, but they can also design and print their own creations.


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The Chairless Chair Lets You Sit Anywhere

The Chairless Chair Lets You Sit Anywhere | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
VideoMillions of people that work in factories, assembly lines and distribution centers around the world suffer from muscle related disorders. People that have to constantly bend and crouch are left with severe back and knee problems. Noonee, a startup based in Zurich, Switzerland, invented a solution to this problem in [...]
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Nicotine, the Wonder Drug?

Nicotine, the Wonder Drug? | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
This notorious stimulant may enhance learning and help treat Parkinson's, schizophrenia and other neurological diseases.
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This notorious stimulant may enhance learning and help treat Parkinson's, schizophrenia and other neurological diseases. 


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Next-Gen Solar Panels Are Nearly Invisible to the Naked Eye

Next-Gen Solar Panels Are Nearly Invisible to the Naked Eye | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Researchers at Michigan State University have developed a new type of solar panel that is almost completely transparent.
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En bref : la polyarthrite rhumatoïde guérie chez la souris ?

En bref : la polyarthrite rhumatoïde guérie chez la souris ? | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

Des chercheurs de l’École polytechnique fédérale de Zurich (EPFZ) ont réussi à guérir la polyarthrite chez des souris. Selon un communiqué publié jeudi, ils prévoient de tester cette nouvelle thérapie sur l’Homme.

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Des chercheurs de l’École polytechnique fédérale de Zurich (EPFZ) ont réussi à guérir la polyarthrite chez des souris. Selon un communiqué publié jeudi, ils prévoient de tester cette nouvelle thérapie sur l’Homme.


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Face To Face with an Unknown World - Rosetta Reaches Comet 67P - Space - YouTube

The Rosetta mission is now on a race against time to prepare maps and collect data before the Philae lander is due to be sent down to the surface of comet 67...
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These Medical Apps Have Doctors and the FDA Worried

These Medical Apps Have Doctors and the FDA Worried | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Iltifat Husain has seen an awful lot of sickness and injury during his time as an emergency room doctor, but lately, he’s worried about something new. He’s worried about the ill effects of mobile healthcare apps. There are hundreds of medically themed apps in Apple’s App Store and Google Play, and by most accounts, they’ve…


Now that the FDA is investigating, it will most likely work with app makers to ensure that they post adequate warnings on their unproven software. When products like these are intended to measure vital signs, they need to first be cleared by the FDA before they can be sold in the U.S., says Christopher Rush, a former FDA investigator who is now president of FDA Quality and Regulatory Consultants. And with these “recreational” medical apps, the FDA is going to take steps to ensure that consumers aren’t misled into using them for medical advice. “They’re going to ask the software developers to stop selling it until they get those warnings in place,” he says. If that doesn’t work, the FDA will most likely go straight to Apple and Google and ask them to pull the apps.


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Well Connected Mom's curator insight, July 30, 9:52 AM

Just because there's an "app for that" doesn't mean health apps measuring your blood pressure are accurate.

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Two South African Cancer Patients Receive 3D Printed Titanium Jaw Implants

Two South African Cancer Patients Receive 3D Printed Titanium Jaw Implants | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

Advancements in medicine are taking place at rates we have never seen before. Whether it's IBM's Watson computer taking advantage of its insanely powerful compu...


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French surgeon performs world’s first spinal fusion surgery using 3D printed spine cages

French surgeon performs world’s first spinal fusion surgery using 3D printed spine cages | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
A surgeon in Lyon, France has performed the world's first spinal fusion surgery using customized spine cages created with a 3D printer.


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A surgeon in Lyon, France has performed the world's first spinal fusion surgery using customized spine cages created with a 3D printer.


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E-ELT: Europe's Extreme New Telescope - Space - YouTube

The Atacama desert in Chile is famous for nothing: no water, no plants, no animals. That makes it a perfect place for astronomy, and the ideal location to bu...
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'Roll-up' television: coming soon to your living room

'Roll-up' television: coming soon to your living room | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
LG unveils flexible screen that can be rolled into a tube just 3cm in diameter, paving the way for new types of portable devices with large displays and space-saving televisions


LG last night demonstrated an 18 inch screen which is so flexible that it can be rolled into a tight tube just 3cm in diameter, paving the way for small portable devices with large displays that can be stashed away when not in use or televisions that can be easily hidden from view when turned off.


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LG last night demonstrated an 18 inch screen which is so flexible that it can be rolled into a tight tube just 3cm in diameter, paving the way for small portable devices with large displays that can be stashed away when not in use or televisions that can be easily hidden from view when turned off.


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Well Connected Mom's curator insight, July 11, 9:34 AM

LG projects a 60 inch roll up TV available sometime in 2017.  Can you imagine how easy it would be to move your TV around your house?

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3 étudiants chiliens inventent le vélo que l’on ne peut pas voler

3 étudiants chiliens inventent le vélo que l’on ne peut pas voler | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

Trois étudiants chiliens en génie civil ont mis au point une solution pour pouvoir combattre de manière efficace le fléau mondial de vols de vélos, rapporte le journal uruguayen El País. 

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Trois étudiants chiliens en génie civil ont mis au point une solution pour pouvoir combattre de manière efficace le fléau mondial de vols de vélos, rapporte le journal uruguayen El País. 


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3D Printed Knees Implanted Into Humans and Cats, 3-4 Million Estimated Annual Human Implants by 2030

3D Printed Knees Implanted Into Humans and Cats, 3-4 Million Estimated Annual Human Implants by 2030 | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

The 3D printed knees have many advantages over the traditional replacements. Dr. Buch, an orthopedic surgeon at the Dallas Limb Restoration Center, describes the primary benefit of such customized knees:

“It matches their anatomy and the bone you are taking off is much less than it would have been with the standard knee replacement.”

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Water Facts: Water | AND WE have FUN with #IceBucketChallenge! [Infographic]

Water Facts: Water | AND WE have FUN with #IceBucketChallenge! [Infographic] | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

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Li-Fi: Access the Internet Through LED Bulbs

Li-Fi: Access the Internet Through LED Bulbs | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

Sir Alexander Graham Bell may be better known as the guy who invented the first ‘practical’ telephone, but the Scottish scientist laid claim to an arsenal of additional innovations. 

Among these were the photophone, a wireless telephone of sorts that enabled sounds (including speech) to be transmitted via light. It’s said that Bell actually valued the photophone more than the telephone from his lifetime achievements, even though it never quite took off and is now consigned to the footnotes of history.


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Neanderthals: Bone technique redrafts prehistory

Neanderthals: Bone technique redrafts prehistory | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Carbon-dating improvements show that Neanderthals disappeared from Europe much earlier than thought.


Neanderthals and humans lived together in Europe for thousands of years, concludes a timeline based on radiocarbon dates from 40 key sites across Europe. The results1, published today inNature, may help to end a century-old deadlock over the demise of the Neanderthals and their relationship to humans.


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Neanderthals and humans lived together in Europe for thousands of years, concludes a timeline based on radiocarbon dates from 40 key sites across Europe. The results1, published today inNature, may help to end a century-old deadlock over the demise of the Neanderthals and their relationship to humans.


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Kuka The Robot Plays Ping Pong Like A Pro - Hi-Tech - YouTube

In Germany, the Kuka robotic arm is sophisticated enough to play table tennis at a professional level. Its makers tested the robot's speed and precision in a...
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Bert Vogelstein’s Liquid Biopsy Blood Test for DNA Could Stop Cancer | MIT Technology Review

Bert Vogelstein’s Liquid Biopsy Blood Test for DNA Could Stop Cancer | MIT Technology Review | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
He watched his brother die from a cancer that no drug could cure. Now one of the world’s most renowned cancer researchers says it’s time for Plan B.


Now imagine you could see these mutations—see cancer itself—in a vial of blood. Nearly every type of cancer sheds DNA into the bloodstream, and Vogelstein’s laboratory at Johns ­Hopkins has developed a technique, called a “liquid biopsy,” that can find the telltale genetic material.


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Now imagine you could see these mutations—see cancer itself—in a vial of blood. Nearly every type of cancer sheds DNA into the bloodstream, and Vogelstein’s laboratory at Johns ­Hopkins has developed a technique, called a “liquid biopsy,” that can find the telltale genetic material.


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Crowd Funding | Potato salad Kickstarter ends with 500,000 percent mark up

Crowd Funding | Potato salad Kickstarter ends with 500,000 percent mark up | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Zack Brown's humorous potato salad Kickstarter has closed with a final total of $55,492, way ahead of its $10 goal — find out what he plans to do with the money, besides making potato salad.
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Zack Brown's humorous potato salad Kickstarter has closed with a final total of $55,492, way ahead of its $10 goal — find out what he plans to do with the money, besides making potato salad.


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Amazon now has a 3D printing store where you can customize and print your own creations

Amazon now has a 3D printing store where you can customize and print your own creations | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Amazon's 3D printing store lets users tweak pre-existing designs and order the product online. More than 200 different designs are available on the site.
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Amazon opened its very own 3D printing store on Monday, where users can customize pre-made designs to their liking and order the 3D printed product from the Amazon store. 3D printing labs such as Mixee, Scupteo, and 3DLT partnered with Amazon to bring some of their most popular and interesting designs to the store.


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Google takes on the human body to find out what a healthy person looks like

Google takes on the human body to find out what a healthy person looks like | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
Google is joining the quest to map the human body, except it's not just tackling one part of the body, its going whole hog to find answers to questions scientists still have about the way the body ...
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Intriguing that Google has not forged links with some of the medical researchers and public health organizations who between them have a fair amount o accumulated knowledge on this topic. Watch this with interest!
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Flexible Printed Batteries May Soon Power Wearable Tech

Flexible Printed Batteries May Soon Power Wearable Tech | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it

A California startup is developing flexible, rechargeable batteries that can be printed cheaply on commonly used industrial screen printers. Imprint Energy, of Alameda, California, has been testing its ultra-thin zinc-polymer batteries in wrist-worn devices and hopes to sell them to manufacturers of wearable electronics, medical devices, smart labels and environmental sensors.


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A California startup is developing flexible, rechargeable batteries that can be printed cheaply on commonly used industrial screen printers. Imprint Energy, of Alameda, California, has been testing its ultra-thin zinc-polymer batteries in wrist-worn devices and hopes to sell them to manufacturers of wearable electronics, medical devices, smart labels and environmental sensors.


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Squink Lets You Print A Circuit Board For The Price Of A Cup Of Coffee

Squink Lets You Print A Circuit Board For The Price Of A Cup Of Coffee | 21st Century Innovative Technologies and Developments as also discoveries, curiosity ( insolite)... | Scoop.it
3D printing has changed the way engineers test products, allowing them to cut down on time and costs. But what about 3D printing the components that go into.


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3D printing has changed the way engineers test products, allowing them to cut down on time and costs. But what about 3D printing the components that go into..


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