Thursday Thoughts: What Are You Grateful For Today? Gratitude is defined as the quality of being thankful, or a readiness to show appreciation for, and return kindness. You can be grateful for many different successes, moments, or even items in your everyday life. It can be something big, like landing a job after a long string of […]
Why Do People Have Different Colored Eyes? Have you ever wondered why people have different colored eyes? There are so many variations of eye color on the color spectrum. For labeling purposes, people can have brown, blue, green, hazel, and grey eyes, but why is this a variation in phenotypes? Click more to reveal the […]
Thursday Thought: How Long Does It Take To Grow Your Nail? Have you ever wondered how long it takes to regrow a nail? Women who get acrylic or gel nails know that between a few weeks for fills, they can see their tip moving further away from their cuticle. Recently we had one of our […]
Ben Ryan Designs Cost Effective Prosthetic Arm For Sol 3D Printing Prosthetics Ben Ryan, a former psychology teacher, used a 3D printer to design and build a prosthetic arm for his 2-year old son Sol. There are no functioning prosthetic arms on the market for children younger than 3-years old. This is because young children quickly outgrow their […]
Thursday Thought: How Does Our Brain Process Art? The question of how does our brain process art?, is almost one that begs to question what does art do for people. People have been making art since cave drawings and fashioning little sculptures. Some people have used these art objects as means of relaying a purpose; […]
Why Do Humans Like Baby Animals? It is almost undeniable that humans love babies, and they certainly love baby animals. Have you ever wondered why humans have such visceral reactions to the sight of a baby, or to a newborn or small animal?
What Surgical Table Option Is Right For Me? This question is very broad. Soma Technology has many different surgical table options of surgical tables for different specialties, operations, and facilities. Our tables come with many options as add ons, weight capacities, and positioning. Our Stocked Brands We rely only on the best medical equipment manufacturers […]
How Fast is the Average Blink? The Average Duration for a Single Blink When you blink, your eyelids clear away dust particles and spread lubricating fluids across the eyeball. Everytime you blink your eyelids sweep oils and mucous secretions across the surface to keep from drying out. You don’t really notice the momentary darkness throughout […]
Why Does Brain Surgery Sometimes Not Require Anesthesia? This is a great question. We have heard that some brain procedures are done while the patient is awake. This can include brain tumor excision. But for the most delicate organ in our body; how can this be true?
Are There Animals That Live Longer Than Humans? Humans live for a very long time in comparison to most animals. There are evolutionary advantages for why humans are the way they are. But, are there animals that live longer than humans? Keep reading for the list of animals!