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Design Google Glass Sets Its Sights On Easing Parkinson's Symptoms [Video]

Technology gives people with chronic illnesses greater independence.

Design Pop-Up Cafe Built Entirely Out Of Garbage [Video]

Students at Newcastle University created the walls, chairs and other components out of drink bottles, cardboard boxes and plastic bags.

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We bring you the most stimulating and exciting stories from the world of wellness research.

Innovation Video Game Helps Stroke Patients Regain Motor Skills

Scientists at Newcastle University create a Wii-Style game that makes therapy fun and challenging with circus themed play.

Technology Sensor Embedded Kitchen Utensils 'Gamifies' Cooking For Future Chefs [Future Of Gaming]

The French Digital Kitchen is an innovative cooking environment that features cooking utensils and ingredient containers with digitally embedded sensors alongside interactive displays, which track and evaluate a student’s activity.

Innovation Microsoft Research Creates AR Spaces Using Handheld Projectors [Video]

The team show off a prototype that uses Kinect cameras to augment environments with digital graphics.

Technology Digital Kitchen Uses Sensors To Teach Cooking Skills

Situated language learning environment at Newcastle University provides instructions for preparing French cuisine.

Technology Skype And The 'Granny Cloud' To Improve Teaching In India?

A wish for fairytale story telling has snowballed into a Skype supported platform for volunteers to buttress teaching methods in India.