Daily Archives: January 3, 2013

Implement your DIY project with Arduino

Everyone, every day uses technology. The majority of people leave the task of creating technology devices to engineers thinking that electronic design and programming is challenging and complicated. In reality it is not that difficult and it can be a fun and interesting activity.

Getting High & Preventing Flu

There are preventative treatments for mountain sickness, but they may have some serious side effects and therefore alternatives have been sought.

Researchers randomized 90 healthy non-acclimated adults to receive 600mg of oral Ibuprofen or placebo every 6 hours, beginning 6 hours before rapidly ascending from an altitude of 1.000 to 4.000 meters. It was measured how often symptoms of acute mountain sickness such as headaches, dizziness, disorientation occurred and how severe they were.