Corinne Pascale Former Science and Technology Editor

Class of 2007


  • How Things Work: Ultrasound imaging

    For decades, physicians have been able to visualize the underlying structures of a patient’s body using sound. It was in the late 1940s that Dr. George Ludwig first exploited the concept of ultrasound to characterize human tissue. Today, Dr. Ludwig might not even recognize the devices that his work has inspired; ultrasound imaging can now be viewed in 3-D or animated through time and called “4-D,”...

    SciTech | November 24, 2008
  • Sci/Tech briefs

    NASA auctions off patents

    SciTech | November 10, 2008
  • Health Line

    Laser to reduce dental pain

    MedX Health, an Ontario-based company, announced that its OraLase Portable Laser has received 510(k) clearance from the Food and Drug Administration.

    SciTech | October 13, 2008
  • Sci/Tech briefs

    Astronomers observe magnetar

    Scientists working at the European Southern Observatory (ESO) believe they have identified an active magnetar. A magnetar is a type of neutron star characterized by its intensely strong magnetic field.

    Astronomers have hypothesized that the decay of a magnetar’s magnetic field results in X-ray, gamma-ray, and visible light bursts.

    SciTech | September 29, 2008
  • Health Line

    FDA blocks Ranbaxy imports

    SciTech | September 22, 2008

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