GUYS YOU HAVE NO IDEA HOW WONDERFUL THIS IS
Parkinson’s is a degenerative disease and while it’s progress can be slowed down, it currently doesn’t have a cure. People suffering from Parkinson’s will experience a gradual loss of coordination and ability to perform even the most basic of every day tasks, including feeding themselves.
This fucking spoon is HUGEfor them. Look at that gif of the man just trying to eat with the regular spoon and compare it to the liftware device. It’s NOT just a spoon, by the way, it comes with a fork as well, for example.
I found the website for the project where you can purchase a spoon for someone you know/love and even possibly donate money to help someone out who can’t afford it themselves right: HERE.
At the very least, please spread this for all the people who have Parkinson’s or loved ones with Parkinson’s.
You’ll help them take part of their life back.
PEOPLE HAVE BEEN TAKING OUT THE ABOVE INFORMATION AND JUST REBLOGGING THE PICTURE. IF YOU CAN REBLOG THE PICTURE, YOU CAN REBLOG THE LINK TO ACTUALLY HELP PEOPLE. THANKS.
A layer of human skin made from stem cells by a 3d printer
Guys, this is SO MUCH HUGER than this image. They actually have systems under development that can print directly into a wound.
The bioprinter has a built-in laser scanner that scans the wound and determines its depth and area. The scan is converted into three-dimensional digital images that enable the device to calculate how many layers of skin cells need to be printed on the wound to restore it to its original configuration. The system has successfully printed skin patches 10 cm square on a pig
Ten years. that’s how long they reckon until this is commonplace. Ten years.
And that article is two and a half years old! Check out what they can do now:
They’ve grown a working human bladder and a small kidney, too, this shit’s game-changing
Guys pay attention this is IMMENSE
Tom Hiddleston on filming in a helicopter 500ft above London.
Tom Hiddleston on Top Gear
GLASSESGLASSESDLASSES 5EVER ON MY MIND
the fact he has to wear driving glasses is the cutest thing ever… but now when I look at Loki Gif’s I just see Loki IN glasses XD
*ALSO SCREAMING EXTERNALLY*
(Copied from my Twitter).
I could see Benedict taking pictures with other people, he’s wearing a really nice outfit - including a scarf. I walked up with my portfolio opened to my drawings, he looked me in the eyes, then at the drawings, then back to me. He went…