Archive: 10/24/2008

Operate a piano pedal with the mouth

A wish could come true for paraplegics who play the piano and are paralyzed from the hips down: the Heidelberg researcher Dr.-Ing. Rüdiger Rupp has developed a method with which a pianist can operate the right pedal of a ...

Oct 24, 2008 4 / 5 (3) 0

Deprived of a sense of smell, worms live longer

Many animals live longer when raised on low calorie diets. But now researchers at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis have shown that they can extend the life spans of roundworms even when the worms are ...

Oct 24, 2008 5 / 5 (5) 0