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When a damaged blood vessel has to be replaced, it's important that the replacement be well-tolerated by the body. And while bioprinted blood vessels are one possibility, French scientists are now working on weaving the things out of collagen yarn.Continue ReadingCategory: Medical, ScienceTags: blood vessel, Textile
Italian ceramicist Paola Paronetto has unveiled two new vase designs, created using her distinctive "paper clay" technique. Read more
each piece begins with a one-off mold created from precisely machined refractory bricks and ceramic sheets. The post jonah takagi references le corbusier’s unité d’habitation in glass brut vessels appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
New research from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania has shown nicotine-free e-cigarette vapor can have an immediate harmful effect on the body's vascular function. The study was published as the CDC begins investigating an increasing number of hospitalizations across the country being linked to e-cigarette use... Continue Reading More vaping-linked hospitali
jung-hoon lee designs office supplies using precise woodworking techniques, modeled after the shape of ancient korean ships. The post korean ironclad vessels inspire jung-hoon lee for wooden office supplies appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Frida Escobedo has based this collection of drinking vessels for tequila brand Maestro Dobel on the rich materials and textures found in the Mexican landscape. Read more
The wooden decorative objects in this collection by Madrid-based studio Mad Lab form a set of a scaled-down "buildings" with arched details. Read more
the pieces are made from two parts, two materials, and two time-honored techniques that come together in a fluid and continuous way. The post marc thorpe’s vessels for venini fuse murano glassmaking with senegalese weaving appeared first on designboom | architecture & design magazine.
Threatened and endangered albatrosses in the South Atlantic are getting a break as British Antarctic Survey (BAS) seabird ecologist Richard Phillips has received funding to put newly developed radar-detecting tags on the seabirds. The tags show when and where the birds are scanned by ship navigation radar, and could lead to greater protection... Continue Reading Radar tags to monitor albat
Stem cell researchers at the University of British Columbia (UBC) have successfully managed to grow human blood vessels in the lab. The finding could mark a giant leap forward in the fight against vascular diseases such as Alzheimer's, cancer, and diabetes by allowing risk-free experimentation on live human tissue... Continue Reading Lab-grown human blood vessels promise breakthroughs in t 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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