Surgery

robots

This Machine Is Designed to Grow Internal Organs

Robotics might be the future of surgery.
Rebecca Flowers
1.10.18
heart art

Here's What Convinced a Heart Surgeon to Use 3D Printing

Dr. Sloane Guy thought 3D printing models was just a gimmick, until he held one in his hands.
Kaleigh Rogers
3.8.17
Sharp Take

Watch This Mechanical Arm Do Surgery on a Cherry

Snip snip.
Samantha Cole
2.23.17
Bloody Brilliant

Surgery YouTube Is the Goriest, Most Informative YouTube

Doctors have been quietly uploading thousands of videos of their most invasive procedures. And patients love it.
Samantha Cole
2.9.17
videos

Meet the Plastic Surgeon Who Shares His Operations On Snapchat

Matthew Schulman greets his 1 million-plus followers by showing them the gory (yet honest) details.
Grennan Milliken
12.13.16
future

3D Printed Organs Look, Feel and Bleed Like the Real Thing

The realistic-feeling organs help medical students and for doctors practice difficult surgeries ahead of time.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
12.13.16
Health

Can Slim People’s Poop Treat Obesity?

We're all wondering. Now Canadian researchers are trying to find out.
Kaleigh Rogers
10.7.16
Canada

How to Make a Hardware Store Drill Into a Surgical Tool

This attachment turns your everyday drill into a surgical tool.
Kate Lunau
7.21.16
Why Is This Still a Thing?

Why Is the Appendix Still a Thing?

You'd think we would have evolved to not have useless, exploding organs anymore.
Kaleigh Rogers
5.6.16
Health

An Autonomous Robot Successfully Performed Surgery on a Pig

A robot just demonstrated it could perform soft tissue surgery with minimal supervision.
Amy Thompson
5.4.16
robots

Soft Robots for Surgery Are Just Around the Engineering Corner

The squish of silicon meets the squish of human guts.
Michael Byrne
2.6.16
Science

Scientist Claims to Have Transplanted a Monkey Head, But Where's the Proof?

How to sell a head transplant to the media.
Victoria Turk & Jason Koebler
1.19.16
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