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Implantable device offsets food cravings, aids weight loss

Implantable device offsets food cravings, aids weight loss

A new battery-free, implantable weight-loss device developed by engineers at the University of Wisconsin-Madison could be humanity’s newest weapon in the battle against obesity. Measuring less than a centimeter across, the tiny device — which scientists claim is safe for use in …Continue reading

MIT engineers create aircraft prototype with no moving parts

Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have created an aircraft that doesn’t get its thrust from propellers and turbines, but ionic wind — a silent flow of ions that generates the thrust required to keep the plane airborne. The plane …Continue reading

Pakistani Engineers Reinvent the Fan

Those who live in Pakistan know the feeling of sitting through a hot summer afternoon without electricity. This is often accompanied by a dysfunctional Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), which further deteriorates the situation. However, the latest technology in ceiling fans promises to …Continue reading