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  1. How’s My Sleep?

    January 15, 2015 by KG

    September 23, 2014 When it comes to health and fitness, there’s an app for just about everything. Want to track …
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  2. Advances in Management Technology for Diabetes

    June 30, 2014 by KG

    FROM PERSONAL REMINDERS TO DIGITAL DOCTORS May 14, 2014 Back in 2004, Scott Johnson, a type 1 diabetic, could find …
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  3. Solar Impact (award recipient)

    June 27, 2014 by KG

    “Solar Impact,” the cover feature story of the March 2009 issue of Sky & Telescope, won the 2010 American Astronomical Society Solar Physics …
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  4. Restricting Calories to Prevent Cancer

    June 26, 2014 by KG

    Understanding the pathways of calorie restriction in cells may lead to insight in a possible preventative measure for cancer. Read …
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  5. Paper Diagnostics

    June 26, 2014 by KG

    Diagnostic tools that are cheap to make, simple to use, and rugged enough for rural areas could save lives in …
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  6. Nature’s Photonic Crystal

    June 26, 2014 by KG

    A diamond structure in beetle scales gives guidance toward developing advanced optics. Read more at Technology Review.

  7. The Cosmic Origin of Our Water

    June 26, 2014 by KG

    In “Where Did Earth’s Water Come From?” (pdf), the cover story of the January 2011 issue of Sky & Telescope, I …
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  8. Flexible Robotic Hands

    June 26, 2014 by KG

                Aaron Dollar, an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Yale, has invented a robot …
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  9. Life’s Little Mysteries

    June 26, 2013 by KG

    I am a contributor to Life’s Little Mysteries, available on Amazon. Check it out.

  10. Treating Pain More Quickly for Children with Sickle Cell Disease

    January 16, 2013 by KG

    September 5, 2012 Healthcare providers at the Boston Medical Center have slashed in half the time it takes to deliver …
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