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For the first time, a drone delivers a kidney

For the first time, a drone delivers a kidney

Few technologies are as versatile as drones. These small flying objects, remotely controlled or automated, are broadly employed by various industries, such as home-building, cinema, oil and gas, [...]

Science: new technique trains brain to cure diseases within one hour

Science: new technique trains brain to cure diseases within one hour

0A relatively simple one-hour training is able to change certain brain behavior patterns and may even condition the brain to cure neurological or mental-like diseases. This is the conclusion of a [...]

Research: children connected to nature grow up mentally healthier

Research: children connected to nature grow up mentally healthier

Research developed by Aarhus University (Denmark) and published in the scientific journal PNAS says that there’s a direct relationship between being around nature and good mental health. The [...]

Stem cell treatment achieves HIV cure for the second time

Stem cell treatment achieves HIV cure for the second time

For the second time, an HIV patient got rid of the virus. A stem cell transplant removed the virus from the human body in a stable manner 12 years after the first successful application. The [...]

Bioengineers create organs and marrow with 3D printers; see how

Bioengineers create organs and marrow with 3D printers; see how

Making tailored organs and tissues for patients whose malaises need transplants seems a distant reality, but this technology may be close to becoming possible. A significant step in this sense [...]

Do you know how much the Guanabara Bay pollution costs?

Do you know how much the Guanabara Bay pollution costs?

The billionaire sum relates to possible impacts on tourism, transport, health, and life quality of the citizens; here's what happened to the Rio-16 decontamination system for the Olympic games

Robots become allies in care for children with special needs

Robots become allies in care for children with special needs

Technology companies launch equipment to help children with Autism Spectrum Disorder and learning disabilities. They provide support in the academic, therapeutic and emotional development stages

Breast cancer: 5 tips to prevent disease in men and women

Breast cancer: 5 tips to prevent disease in men and women

Pink October raises awareness on breast cancer, which leads death rate in women around the world. Learn some prevention tips both for men and women

What is walking meant for?

What is walking meant for?

Caminhabilidade reflete na qualidade de vida e no acesso a produtos e serviços básicos, permitindo ao pedestre alcançar diferentes partes do território, garantindo amplo acesso à mobilidade