Scientists envision future where terminal cancer patients could be treated with induced hibernation

Scientists envision future where terminal cancer patients could be treated with induced hibernation

Scientists have come up with yet another innovative approach to treating cancer: inducing hibernation in patients to decelerate all bodily functions, including the spread of malignant tumors in healthy tissues. The technique, which involves putting patients in a temporary state of deep sleep, is intended to work alongside radiotherapy and other oncological treatment methods. (more…)



History

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The mysterious case of the “3000-year old castle” beneath Lake Van

The romanticism associated with sunken cities and palaces hold true across numerous fables and folklore from around the world. Well, this time around, some researchers were greeted with the 'real stuff' in the form of an allegedly 3000-year old castle beneath Lake Van - the second largest lake in the Middle East, located just within…

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Architecture

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OPod: A tiny house solution composed of repurposed concrete tubes

We at HEXAPOLIS have covered our fair share of tiny house solutions, ranging from library-packed habitats to dwellings that move around via railway tracks. This time around, architect James Law has brought forth his spatial innovation in the form of the OPod, a cylindrical tiny house made of repurposed concrete tubes. Boating over 8 ft…

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Science and Tech

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Tech Catalysts: 3 Industries Exploding With Modern Innovations

When you think of the tech industry, your first thought might be of new inventions that have come out of big players like Google and their watch or perhaps innovations having to do with something more obscure. The truth of the matter is that technology isn't just one conglomerate of ideas put to use on…

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Geek-o-polis

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Tech Innovation Education: How the Internet Has Changed the Way We Learn

The millennial generation is the biggest benefactor of the internet explosion. It is safe to conclude that the late stage of the millennials is entirely dependent on the web. The average millennial is equipped with at least one internet-enabled device. The Internet of Things concept, which connects several devices to communicate, makes a huge percentage…

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