Stressed at school: watch this!!

>>We know that year 12 can be a really full-on year for you guys and there’s lots of things going on and it can be quite stressful. We’re just going to go through a very very short meditation. So close your eyes and keep them closed until I tell you. Can you relax your shoulders…

Tal Golesworthy: How I repaired my own heart

I’m a process engineer, I know all about boilers and incinerators and fabric filters, and cyclones, and things like that. But I also have Marfan syndrome. This is an inherited disorder. And in 1992, I participated in a genetic study, and found to my horror, as you can see from the slide, that my ascending…

Malikai the first tension leg platform in Malaysia

The world’s ever-expanding population demands energy, and beneath the oceans lie vast supplies of oil and natural gas that could play a vital role in the world’s future energy mix. The days of easy oil are over. We have developed most of the shallow-water opportunities. We have to go further afield into deeper waters, harsher…

How Used Hilton Hotel Soaps Get Recycled

Narrator: There’s an episode of Friends where Ross and Chandler are checking out of a hotel in Vermont. Ross: Could you have some complimentary toiletries sent up to my room? Narrator: As Ross picks up his suitcase to leave, it bursts open and an avalanche of mini soaps and lotions comes tumbling out. It’s admittedly…

Empowering People with Diabetes to Maintain Mobility

Orpyx was founded out of a desire to better manage diabetes and to help people with diabetes better manage their feet. Most people with diabetes will actually lose feeling in their feet over time, a condition known as peripheral neuropathy or neuropathy and if they’re unable to sense the floor beneath them, they’re unable to…

Wearing his heart(beat) on his sleeve

I think creativity is important in research. l being able to think of an idea or think of a possible molecule or potential group that you want to attach to a molecule either you’re following what someone else has done or you come up maybe with your own ideas and so being able to be…