Thursday 1 October 2009

Desktop UFO and Cellscope

is really a computer graphics animation of a ufo transforming into a cell phone.

But then, here is a cell phone that transforms into a microscope:

"In rural areas and developing countries, clinics often lack them equipment and staff for up-close evaluations of malaria, parasites, blood diseases and skin conditions. The Cellscope is a 5x to 60x microscope attachment for cameraphones that takes photos of skin and blood cells and transmits the images to experts for diagnosis. It was successfully tested in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in August and could soon be used by cancer patients in the U.S. to take white-blood-cell counts at home."

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