This Membrane Can Keep the Heart Beating Perfectly Forever
“Researchers have developed a new device that may one day help prevent heart attacks. The new cardiac device - a thin, stretchable membrane imprinted with a spider-web-like network of sensors and electrodes - is custom-designed to fit over the heart and contract and expand with it as it beats.”
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through Hashem AL-ghaili
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9 High-Tech Shoes Step Into the Future
"D’Wayne Edwards, a former shoe design director for Nike’s Jordan Brand and founder of Pensole, a footwear design academy for youth, told DNews he expects big innovations in the coming years. While some shoe companies may capitalize on the "cool factor" of emerging technologies to create gimmicky products, he said "if technology is used in it’s pure form — to make the human body better or to make the person more in tune with their body, feet or footwear — then it will only be an enhancement."
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