TTU Whitacre College of Engineering – Harvinder Gill

My research is in the field of biomedical engineering. We use micro and nano technology to be able to create novel solutions so that we can address challenges in human health and other complex biomedical problems. For example, we are making oral vaccines so that we don’t need to get vaccines through shots We are […]

Why we should not keep dolphins in aquariums | Taison Chang | TEDxXiguan

Translator: Hélène Vernet Reviewer: Denise RQ “There are no walls in the ocean.” This is what Bailey tells her friend, Destiny, in the movie “Finding Dory.” And this is where my story begins. My story is about dolphins and aquariums. Although dolphins live in water, and we don’t have much chance to see them, there […]

A new weapon in the fight against superbugs | David Brenner

So … we’re in a real live war at the moment, and it’s a war that we’re truly losing. It’s a war on superbugs. So you might wonder, if I’m going to talk about superbugs, why I’m showing you a photograph of some soccer fans — Liverpool soccer fans celebrating a famous victory in Istanbul, […]

Why Eating Fat Won’t Make You Gain Weight

– [Narrator] Maybe you’ve been pouring skim milk on your cereal and spritzing non-fat dressing on your salads for years, but as it turns out, eating fat won’t make you fat. In fact, research shows that low-fat diets don’t seem to aid in weight loss or in reducing risk of disease compared to high-fat diets […]