October 13, 2016

Stopping bridge collapses

Scoured away ON AUGUST 2nd a century-old bridge carrying the road from Mumbai to Goa over the Savitri river collapsed (see picture), killing at least 20 […]
October 13, 2016

Novel drugs for depression

IT STARTED out as LY110141. Its inventor, Eli Lilly, was not sure what to do with it. Eventually the company found that it seemed to make […]
October 12, 2016

Prosthetic medicine

ARTIFICIAL limbs are nothing new. An ersatz toe, made of wood and leather and found attached to the mummified body of an Egyptian noblewoman in Cairo, […]
October 12, 2016

Samsung's meltdown

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