Every airliner gets struck by lightning once or twice per year, and although current lightning protection solutions protect passengers almost completely, researchers are working on a new material for the exterior of the plane's plating - lighter, cheaper, durable and conductive.
The creation of a virtual heart model with correct anatomy and with defects, which doctors must treat, is the objective of the project Virtual Heart that will utilize virtual tools and augmented reality to educate future medics. Details of the project were presented on Tuesday in Zabrze.
Shopping app Listonic created by Lodz University of Technology graduates is the most often downloaded application of this kind in the English-speaking markets. There already are a few other language versions, and there will be more - including Indonesian and Hindi. The authors have a vision of a list that will guess what we want to buy.