Posts Tagged: MALARIA

Foldscope

Paper Microscope Fights Malaria; Beats Rock Microscope

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Maru Prakash has invented the Foldscope, a paper microscope that's cheap, durable, and can help diagnose and treat malaria.

BRAZILIANS

WATCH: Very Cool Live-Action/Origami/Animation Hybrid Short

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After the jump, I've got a short film by Edson Oda, a Brazilian doing his MFA in film and TV at USC, called Malaria.

ALEXANDRE BRAZ

Spaghetti Western Style Short Film ‘Malaria’ Tells Motion Comics To Step Up Their Game

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Edson Oda and friends blew us away with 'Malaria', a short film about a hitman hired to kill Death to save a little girl from malaria.

good news

Malaria Somehow Loses Its Resistance To Chloroquine

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Malaria kills two million people a year. But a drug that seems to have become useless may be back in action to fight it.

BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT

Cheryl Cole Has Malaria

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In literally the most important news story in the history of things happening, Cheryl Cole (judge on "Britain's Got Talent" and really, really pretty person) has been hospitalized for days in London with malaria.

DEATH STAR MOSQUITO LASER

FRI FREE FOR ALL: LASER KILLS MOSQUITO IN SLO-MO

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When I read that Intellectual Ventures lab had built a laser, used it to kill a mosquito, and filmed it at 6,000 frames per second, I was sort of expecting to see the mosquito explode or get vaporized in slow motion.


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