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COVID, Vaccines, and The Nature of Engineering

Assuming one becomes available to you and/or your loved ones sometime soon, should you, or shouldn’t you, roll up your sleeve for a COVID vaccine? Please indulge me in a thought experiment on our shared way to my conclusion, and recommendation.

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Everything to Know About the Five States of Matter

In primary school, most students learn that matter exists in one of three states — solid, liquid or gas.

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What Problems Do Hospital Executives Want You to Solve with AI?

Digital health and artificial intelligence are finding their way into sick-care. 

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Healthcare: Advising is Not Doctoring

Doctors are now more interested in becoming advisors or consultants to sick-care companies.

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The Art and Solace of Uncertainty

Many times over the years I’ve been asked to recommend a physician, or more generically- asked what to look for in a physician.

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Mount Everest Grows by 34 Inches as China and Nepal Agree on New Height

Mount Everest, the world's highest mountain, is 34 inches (0.86m) higher than it used to be.

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Understanding Computer Vision Applications in Healthcare

The use of computer vision in healthcare can give rise to numerous applications that can prove to be life-saving for patients by improving the speed and accuracy of medical diagnoses and assisting medical professionals in critical situations.