Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Apr 2 - 8:37am

With the Da Vinci Surgical System, surgeons operate through just a few small incisions. The Da Vinci features a magnified 3D high-definition vision system and tiny wrested instruments that bend and rotate far greater than the human wrist.

Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Apr 2 - 8:35am

The Zeno robot tracks faces and sound, perceives and mimics the user's facial expressions. It's believed that understanding human expression can help to model human empathy and enable machine empathy.

Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Apr 1 - 3:40pm

The Center for Disease Control estimates that, annually, more than 2 million people in the United States get an infection while in the hospital.. The Xenex is here to shrink that number.

Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Apr 1 - 7:35am

Sophisticated patient simulators are being used in a new multidisciplinary educational facility in the Marion Emergency Care Center at Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth.

Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Apr 1 - 7:32am

Since 2010, Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital has been using the Sensei X Robotic Catheter System. It's a state-of-the-art EP robotic navigation system that allows the surgeon to manipulate a catheter inside the heart while seated at a computer console.

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Mar 26 - 3:12pm

The plot thickens … and quite literally, thanks to the efforts of an enterprising crop of folks at UNT Health Science Center. Spurred by a common vision of creating a green space where employees and students — and, eventually, the general public — could grow and harvest their own...

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Mar 26 - 2:49pm

Looking like the buzzing of a hummingbird’s wing, UTA researchers are working on micro-windmills that have many practical applications. The most common examples of windmill technology are the iconic structures that began dotting the landscape all over Western Europe as early as the 13th...

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Mar 24 - 2:32pm

On April 12, Grapevine will celebrate its 22nd Annual Blessing of the Vines & New Vintage Wine and Gallery Trail.

Guests can start the day at Delaney Vineyards where they will walk through rows of grapes, serenaded by a mariachi band as they experience the centuries-old European blessing ritual performed by a priest. A complimentary tasting and live entertainment follow the blessing, which begins at 11 a.m....

Posted By Anonymous on 2014 Mar 24 - 2:27pm

Getting kids involved in gardening process at an early age encourages a healthy love of vegetables.

The Fort Worth Botanic Garden offers a monthly program from April through November for children ages 18 months – 3 years that explores the tastes, smells, colors and textures of vegetables as well as basic gardening tasks. Ideal for the little ones that love being outside, the events are set...

Posted By james.verheyen on 2014 Mar 21 - 11:04am

Since 1935, Joe T. Garcia’s has served Fort Worthians its signature Mexican food and margaritas. The tradition lives on today. This video is part of a four part series celebrating the historical gems in Fort Worth that have been feeding us for generations.


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