Month: November 2019
The Promise of Cyborganic Beings

The Promise of Cyborganic Beings

In this essay, scientists from Spain and Denmark delve into the spectrum of possibilities offered by wearable and implantable healthcare devices and provide new insight into the cyborganic era.

How Demographics Dictate Vulnerability in Natural Disasters

How Demographics Dictate Vulnerability in Natural Disasters

In recent years, extreme weather events caused enormous damage, especially hydro-meteorological hazards such as floods (e.g., 2002 in Central Europe), tsunamis (e.g., 2004 in the Indian Ocean) and hurricanes (e.g., 2005 Hurricane Katrina in the United States). The...