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    Trigeminal nerve stimulation shows promise for management of traumatic brain injury

    Original @ Medical Xpress – latest medical and health news stories Researchers at the Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and the department of neurosurgery at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine, announced today that they have published a paper with research findings that could have implications for the tre… [...]

    Monitoring metabolic energy expenditure, health, and fitness with a breath analyzer

    Original @ MIT News – Bioengineering and biotechnology Simple-to-use, low-cost respiratory sensor enables measurement and tracking of personal metabolism. [...]

    These Pizza Robots Assemble Perfect Pies in Minutes

    Original @ Singularity Hub Oh pizza, how I love thee. Let me count the ways. Your golden, flaky crust. Your salty-sweet tomato sauce. Your gooey, stretchy cheese. Your predictive algorithms and efficiently automated production line… Wait, what? Sounds like a mix-up of two very different proclamations of love, right? But in fact, pizza and robots have come together at […] [...]

    Scientists reveal significant mental disorders in a Spanish community after severe flood

    Original @ Medical Xpress – latest medical and health news stories A study conducted by an international team of professionals from the Health Management Field of Northern Almeria (Área de Gestión Sanitaria Norte de Almería), as well as from the Universities of Granada, Castilla-La Mancha, Málaga and Cambridge has for the first time associated the emergence of mental disorders in a population after severe flooding. [...]

    ‘Visionary’ project to save the Belize coast provides valuable framework

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories A coastal zone management plan designed to safeguard Belize’s natural assets has produced a win-win opportunity for people and the environment, providing a valuable framework for other coastal nations around the world where overfishing, development, an… [...]

    SproutsIO aims to power a “Personal Produce” movement

    Original @ MIT News – Energy Smart, soil-free microgarden lets users optimize growing conditions while cutting water and resource use. [...]

    Uber’s going big into trucking business, and nowhere bigger than Texas

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories One of the biggest technology disruptors when it comes to shuttling people is now trying to transform the way goods are moved around the country. [...]

    Experts: Software theft shows threat of mercenary hackers

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories On an October morning in 2012, the system administrator of a tiny Vermont defense contractor arrived at work to find the business’ computers had been hacked and a sophisticated software program stolen. Prosecutors later concluded the thieves were a gro… [...]

    VW directors mull cartel claims, no comment on details

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories Automaker Volkswagen says its management has informed its supervisory board about “the current situation regarding possible cartel law issues” following a report that Germany’s biggest car makers colluded for years over diesel technology and other issues. [...]

    Atlantic/Pacific ocean temperature difference fuels US wildfires

    Original @ Phys.org – latest science and technology news stories An international team of climate researchers from the US, South Korea and the UK has developed a new wildfire and drought prediction model for southwestern North America. Extending far beyond the current seasonal forecast, this study published in the j… [...]