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Today’s Solutions: July 12, 2024

Spray on road treatment cools

Spray on road treatment cools cities and absorbs exhaust fumes

The heat island effect can make temperatures in cities ten degrees warmer than surrounding rural areas. This is not only uncomfortable for residents but can also have dangerous health impacts during heat waves. To address this issue, Pavement Technology Inc. has created a new treatment for roads Read More...

Mobile skin scanner could help

Mobile skin scanner could help keep astronauts safe and sound

A team of engineers at Louisiana State University has developed a portable device that could help non-specialists to autonomously diagnose skin lesions. The device, which looks somewhat like a handheld supermarket scanner, will not only help pediatric patients but also have the potential to help Read More...