6 Ways The Future Of Health Is Here Now – I Didn’t Even Know #4 Was Possible!

#1 of 6 – Young Blood: Blood transfusions from young mice into old ones created profound rejuvenating effects. This elixir of life is spawning a whole new field of research into how human aging mechanisms work. Click next to see how 3D printed organs work!

The Artificial Womb Is Born: Welcome To The World Of The Matrix

The artificial womb exists. In Tokyo, researchers have developed a technique called EUFI — extrauterine fetal incubation. They have taken goat fetuses, threaded catheters through the large vessels in the umbilical cord and supplied the fetuses with oxygenated blood while suspending them in incubators that contain artificial amniotic fluid heated to body temperature.

Personalized ‘Pills’ From A 3D Printer?

With 3D printing, the concept of personalized medicine could take on a new dimension, researchers report. Mass-produced drugs can’t take into account specific patient characteristics such as race, weight, and kidney and liver functions. Customized medications, on the other hand, might be more effective and less likely to cause side effects, the researchers said. For […]

This Wearable Patch Uses Sweat To Monitor Blood Glucose Levels

And can automatically deliver medication with microneedles People with diabetes prick their fingers multiple times a day to check their blood glucose levels, and dose themselves daily with injections of insulin. This monitoring is crucial, as rises in sugar levels in the blood can, over time, increase a diabetic patient’s risks of developing long-term complications […]

High Tech Glasses Can Treat Lazy Eye

The first new treatment for the condition in 50 years For the 2 to 3 percent of children with amblyopia, or lazy eye, treatment options aren’t great. Since the characteristic poor vision is usually a result of weakened signals from the eye to the brain, kids have to wear patches for several hours per day […]

Would You Want To Be Buried In A Smart Coffin?

Hi-tech casket boasts a built-in screen for photos and social feeds, plus speakers and flashing lights ‘Coffin of the Future’ is currently only a concept by a West Midlands firm Includes a large screen to show a slideshow of photos and tweets Design also has colour-changing lights and speakers to project a eulogy There are currently no […]

Earthships: These Cute Houses In New Mexico Are Built From Trash And Are Totally Off-The-Grid

There’s something cool happening down in New Mexico – and no, it is not a reboot of Breaking Bad. In 2014, the average home in the United States used a whopping 10,932-kilowatt hours of electricity. In some states like Louisiana, the average was as high as 15,497-kilowatt hours. These statistics come from the U.S. Energy […]

The 8 Minute Surgery That Will Give You Superhuman Vision. Forever.

A new bionic eye lens currently in development would give humans 3x 20/20 vision, at any age. The lens, named the Ocumetics Bionic Lens, was developed by Dr. Garth Webb, an optometrist in British Columbia who was looking for a way to optimize eyesight regardless of a person’s health or age. With this remarkable lens, patients […]

Salt Water Powered Car Gets European Approval – Yes, It’s Real

In a breakthrough that is bound to catch the attention of the oil industry and even electric car makers, a company has just gained approval for its ‘salt water’ powered car in Europe. A car called the Quant e-Sportlimousine that was presented at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show is the first electric car powered by salt water and is now certified […]

Netherlands Testing Sustainable Plastic Roads that ‘Snap Together’ Like Legos

As usual Netherlands is ‘paving the way’ for a sustainable future, but this time, literally, with plans to start testing a new type of roads that are pre-made from recycled plastic. Plastic recycles or waste found in the ocean will be transformed into plastic tiles created by KWS Infra.  This new innovation is called “PlasticRoad” […]

For Less Than Half The Cost Of An Iphone, You Can Build An Underground Greenhouse

What if I told you that with a mere $300, one-third the price of an iPhone, you could build something with the ability to save you a ridiculous amount of money on groceries and food year-round? Think about it – By 2020, you could buy a whole flock of iPhone ‘Whatever-They’ll-Be-Called-By-Then with the money you’ll save. Enter the walipini. […]

Breakthrough In Glass Technology Could Pave The Way For ‘Smart Windows’

Your next window may be made of see-through components that conduct electricity. This development comes thanks to a new technique that adds metal to glass to make it transparent. NEW GLASS TECHNOLOGY It seems that windows are turning into high-tech screens. Indeed, in the not too far off future, all of the windows in our homes could […]

Eco Homes From The Earth: Cordwood

Imagine owning your own green dream home, made out of natural and recycled materials and hosting an array of custom features.  Building an eco-friendly natural home is easier than you can imagine.  Materials like cordwood, cob, dirt, straw and wood from you own land can aid you in this.  These building techniques produce a natural, […]

This Couple Spent Decades Building Their Own Self Sustaining Island

This couple is doing something that hasn’t been done since Noah’s Ark. For the past 20 years, artists Wayne Adams and Catherine King have been steadily building a floating island named Freedom Cove. The Cove is located in Cypress Bay near Tofino, British Columbia, giving the couple a chance to be one with nature. The […]

The Future of Wind Turbines? No Blades

It’s no longer suprising to encounter 100-foot pinwheels spinning in the breeze as you drive down the highway. But don’t get too comfortable with that view. A Spanish company called Vortex Bladeless is proposing a radical new way to generate wind energy that will once again upend what you see outside your car window. Their […]

Solar Energy That Doesn’t Block The View

A team of researchers at Michigan State University has developed a new type of solar panel that when placed over a window creates solar energy while allowing people to actually see through the window. It is called a transparent luminescent solar concentrator and can be used for buildings, cell phones and any other device that has a […]

Dutch Company Powers Streetlights And Phones With Living Plants

In November, more than 300 LED lights were illuminated by a Dutch company that makes electricity from harnessing the power of living plants. This was the first commercial installation for Plant-e, a company that also sells mobile chargers, and rooftop electricity modules fueled by the byproduct of photosynthesis in plants. Plant-e’s co-founder and CEO, Marjolein […]

This Bike Path Paved With Solar Panels Can Power One Home For a Year

A bike path made of solar cells has shocked it’s creators with just how much electricity it’s generating. In its first six months, the 230-foot bike path in a village outside Amsterdam, Netherlands, has cranked out 3,000 kilowatt-hours of electricity — enough to power a single-person household for a year. “We did not expect a […]

This Sustainable, Solar Powered Dome Can Let You Live Almost Anywhere On Earth

A new house, designed in geodesic style by No Rules Just Architectureis a simple to build structure that harvests rain water and solar power, helping propel the inhabitants to a sustainable lifestyle. “Geodesic” means that it is built with a number of triangular elements which distribute structural stress evenly; these buildings are known for being […]

This Gorgeous Power Plant Will Use Ocean Tides To Power 155K Homes

Have you heard of the Swansea Bay Tidal Lagoon?  This power generator will use the rise and fall of ocean tides to provide renewable electricity to power 155,000 homes, and it will last for 120 years! This power plant will supply a solution to man’s energy needs as we step further and further towards renewable […]