Posts Tagged ‘Medical’

Eye Color Surgery: Don’t It Make My Brown Eyes Blue, Literally

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

A California doctor has developed a laser eye color surgery procedure to turn your brown eyes blue. In three years, you’ll be able to pay $5000 for the procedure. Any takers…Chrystal Gayle?

How Viruses Work

Thursday, October 27th, 2011

NPR’s Robert Krulwich and medical animator David Bolinsky explain how a flu virus can trick a single cell into making a million more viruses. Found at YouTube from npr.

Awesome Medical Animation

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011

Hybrid Medical Animation’s highlight reel. Found at YouTube from Hybrid Medical Animation.

Realistic Military Medical Training

Sunday, November 28th, 2010

This “human worn partial task simulator” by Strategic Operations is used to train medical personnel for real-world treatment in combat conditions. Found at YouTube from GuyKawasaki via Holy Kaw!

How To Make A Skull Out Of Brain Slices

Tuesday, September 14th, 2010

Graphic Designer Noah Scalin who is known for his skull a day project, where he created a skull everyday for an entire year, creates an image of a skull from brain slices at the Mütter Museum of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia. Found at YouTube from Themuttermuseum via Skull A Day.

Oscar, The Bionic Cat

Friday, July 16th, 2010

From Popsci: “When Oscar the cat lost both his hind paws in a farming accident, it was feared he’d have to trundle around in one of those wheeled-cat apparatuses. But Noel Fitzpatrick, a neuro-orthopedic veterinary surgeon in Surrey, pioneered a groundbreaking technique instead, installing weight-bearing bone implants to create a bionic kitty.” Found at YouTube from depottrix.