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transparent sound wanted to reinvent the traditional 'black box' approach to speakers, so created a 44lb sculpture instead. The post transparent sound releases colossal speaker forged from repurposed steel appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
A promising new study led by scientists at the University of Cambridge has discovered a common drug used to treat high blood pressure may also be beneficial for a variety of neurodegenerative diseases, including Parkinson's and dementia. The research has only been verified in animal studies at this time but the scientists are cautiously optimistic it will translate to human subjects... Con
New Zealand-born designer Sophie Rowley gives new life to discarded denim offcuts by recycling them into pieces of furniture with marble-like markings. Read more
each straw we use -- for 10 minutes or 10 seconds -- will likely float in oceans for 450 years. The post 168,000 used straws were artfully repurposed into two crashing waves of careless decisions appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
As promising as a drug candidate may be, the unfortunate truth is that not all of them end up performing as hoped – but that doesn't mean they're completely useless. Researchers at Oxford University have managed to give second life to an experimental cancer drug known as tasquinimod, which has now shown promise in preventing Parkinson's... Continue Reading Experimental cancer drug repurpos is a social bookmarking place where you can share, find & discuss the best news around on most topics. We focus on hi-tech reviews, gadgets and geekery but we like almost anything that's awesome, appealing and thought-provoking! er6i9ds5mz

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