This Little Patch Went to Space [video]

This Little Patch Went to Space [video]

Space is the next frontier, and scientists are learning that the human body reacts differently to low- and zero-gravity conditions than it does here on Earth. As a result, collecting biometric data from space travellers is critically important. French astronaut Thomas...
Earbud Helps Women Track Fertility [video]

Earbud Helps Women Track Fertility [video]

Women who are trying to get pregnant often find it difficult to determine their fertility windows. Tracking basal body temperature (BBT) is a common method of predicting ovulation. The traditional way to track cycles by taking the woman’s temperature when she...
Flexible Design Harvest Heat Energy

Flexible Design Harvest Heat Energy

In order for Health Tech wearables to become widely adopted, they must be able to go about their duties with a minimum of attention from their users. Having to recharge a device every night is not convenient, especially when you compare it to a typical $25 wristwatch...