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How Physics in Medicine Saves Lives

Aug 4, 2022 - Lou Farrell

X-rays, ultrasounds, optometry, and more would not be possible without physics, the cornerstone of science. These are the top ways that physics in medicine saves lives every day. 

Rare Diseases and Why We Study Them

Apr 7, 2020 - Emily Newton

What are the rarest diseases in the world, which ones might be classified as ultra-rare and why is studying these conditions so important for the healthcare field?

Is Acetaminophen a Cancer Risk?

Feb 4, 2020 - Emily Newton

Acetaminophen is a common painkiller. Let’s take a look at the science behind claims that acetaminophen is a cancer risk.

What Is the Importance of Biotechnology to Medicine?

Jun 13, 2019 - Emily Newton

Biotechnology involves figuring out how we tick on a cellular level. What is the importance of biotechnology, and why does it matter to medicine?

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NASA's Perseverance Rover successfully touched down on the red planet on February 18, 2021. The rover's main goal is to search for signs of alien life. Perseverance will also collect rock samples and regolith for a possible return to earth. Thumbnail Credit: NASA

The term 5G has been a buzzword on the internet for some time now, but what exactly is this technology and how is it different from our current 4G networks? Watch this video Tech Vision to learn about this technology or read our article about 5G technology before it becomes mainstream. Thumbnail Designed by Freepik