Is There More To Discover About Anatomy?

Modern understanding of the structure of the human body really started with Leonardo Da Vinci. Although better known for his painting, Da Vinci was most interested in how the human body functioned and is thought to have dissected dozens of bodies to deepen his understanding of muscles, bones and tissue. He created over 700 anatomical […]

By Joanna | Anatomy . Medical Education

Could We Be Headed for a Helium Shortage – And Should We Care?

Helium is one of the gases we’re most familiar with – who hasn’t played with a helium party balloon or sucked helium into their mouths to make their voices high pitched? The problem is that helium is a finite resource and, some scientists are worried that if we waste all of our helium on parties, […]

By Joanna | Science

The Hidden Benefits of Interventional Radiology

There are over 60 million Americans who are over the age of 55.  As people continue to live longer in every country, there is a significant need for healthcare to provide and adapt services for older people.  There are 500,000 knee replacements and 175,000 hip replacement surgeries every year in the US alone, demonstrating the […]

By Joanna | Medical Education

Quantum Effects Research

If you’re interested in science you’ll most likely have heard of quantum theory – the model of the universe that applies at the atomic and sub-atomic level. You’ve probably also heard about some of its applications and uses in modern technology and a few of the avenues of research, such as quantum computers and even […]

By Joanna | Physics