Common Kidney Tests predicts risk for cardiovascular disease

Common Kidney Tests predicts risk for cardiovascular disease

Simple factors of the kidney’s functions and damage predicts higher possibilities of heart failure and death from a fatal heart attack and stroke than traditional tests of cholesterol levels and blood pressure, new research suggests.

View Full Post

More great content like this @ Science & Space Front Page or you can Request Invite

Advertisements

Grippy not sticky: Stanford engineers debut an incredibly adhesive material that doesn’t get stuck

Grippy not sticky: Stanford engineers debut an incredibly adhesive material that doesn't get stuck

A material inspired by the unique physics of geckos' fingertips could allow robotic hands to grip nearly any type of object without applying excessive pressure.

View Full Post

More great content like this @ Science & Space Front Page or you can Request Invite

Rich people will become immortal ‘god-like’ cyborgs in 200 years

Rich people will become immortal ‘god-like’ cyborgs in 200 years

Rich people living 200 years from now are likely to become “god-like” immortal cyborgs, while the poor will die out, an historian has claimed. Yuval Noah Harari, a professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, said the merger of humans and machines would be the greatest evolution since the appearance of life. He added the greatest minds in computer engineering already believe death is a mere technological problem with a solution.

View Full Post

More great content like this @ Science & Space Front Page or you can Request Invite