New oPhone can send scents over email, texts or tweets

New oPhone can send scents over email, texts or tweets

HOUGHTON, Mich., Feb. 12 (UPI) -- A U.S. researcher has created the oPhone, which will allow odors -- dubbed oNotes -- to be sent to other oPhones across the state, country or the world.

Biotech cheers U.S. GMO salmon study

WASHINGTON, Dec. 22 (UPI) -- The biotech industry said a U.S. government report on genetically engineered salmon would move the technology closer to the market.

Arrest in stabbing of judge, deputy

MONTESANO, Wash., March 10 (UPI) -- Police said they arrested a suspect in the stabbing of a judge and a sheriff's deputy in a Washington state courthouse after the suspect's mother turned him in.
Inhalable coffee headed for U.S. stores

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CAMBRIDGE, Mass., March 11 (UPI) -- The Paris-based manufacturers of an inhalable coffee powder said the confection became available Thursday at stores in New York and Massachusetts.

Inhaler designed for chocolate-lovers

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 10 (UPI) -- A professor at Harvard University in Massachusetts says he invented a chocolate inhaler that lets people taste the candy without the calories.

Lost cockatiel spoke to owners on phone

GWERSYLLT, Wales, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- A Gwersyllt, Wales, woman who found a missing cockatiel said the bird uttered its first words in her care when she put it on the phone with its owners.

Simpson leads seniors by two strokes

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Scott Simpson shot a 6-under 66 Saturday to move to 11-under 133 and a two-stroke lead after 36 holes at the seniors Boeing Classic in Snoqualmie, Wash.

Simpson, Wiebe share lead

SNOQUALMIE, Wash., Aug. 22 (UPI) -- Scott Simpson and Mark Wiebe shot opening-round 67s Friday to share the lead at the Boeing Greater Seattle Classic in Snoqualmie, Wash.

Watson-North hold 4-shot lead in Legends

SAVANNAH, Ga., April 26 (UPI) -- Tom Watson and Andy North combined for a 10-under 62 Saturday to take a four-stroke lead after two rounds of the seniors' Liberty Mutual Legends of Golf.

Nielsen takes Champions Tour lead

PALM COAST, Fla., March 28 (UPI) -- Lonnie Nielsen shot a 6-under 66 Friday to claim the lead after the opening round of the Ginn Championship in Palm Coast, Fla.

Paralyzed high school football player dies

SAN ANTONIO, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- David Edwards, paralyzed in a 2003 Texas high school football game and an inspiration for the TV series "Friday Night Lights, has died.

Mark Wiebe leads in Champions debut

CARY, N.C., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Mark Wiebe, in his first round ever on the Champions Tour, fired a 7-under 65 Friday to share the lead after 18 holes of the SAS Championship at Car, N.C.

McNulty wins Champions' Jeld-Wen Tradition

BEND, Ore., Aug. 19 (UPI) -- Mark McNulty Sunday shot a final round 4-under 68 to win the Jeld-Wen Tradition Golf Tournament at Bend, Ore., by five shots.

Edwards and McNulty share Tradition lead

SUNRIVER, Ore., Aug. 18 (UPI) -- David Edwards and Mark McNulty shared the lead after Saturday's third round of The Tradition at Sunriver, Ore., the Champions Tour's fourth major of 2007.

Edwards leads by two on Champions Tour

SUNRIVER, Ore., Aug. 17 (UPI) -- David Edwards shot the best round of the tournament Friday and moved two shots in front after 36 holes at the JELD-WEN Tradition in Sunriver, Ore.
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David A. Edwards is Gordon McKay Professor of the Practice of Biomedical Engineering at Harvard University, a writer of fiction and non-fiction, and the founder of Le Laboratoire, an experimental art and design center where artists and scientists collaborate in central Paris.

Edwards' scientific work concerns the research and development of advanced new drug delivery platforms for treating infectious diseases in the developing world. He has published many scientific papers and two textbooks in the areas of applied mathematics and advanced transport analysis. He is a founder of Advanced Inhalation Research, or AIR, now part of Alkermes, Inc., of Pulmatrix, and of Medicine in Need, an international non-governmental organization aimed at developing new drugs and vaccines for diseases of poverty, such as tuberculosis.

Edwards' artistic work includes two founding books of Le Laboratoire. His essay Artscience: Creativity in the Post-Google Generation (2008, Harvard University Press) describes the nature of the creativity catalyst at the frontier of what is conventionally viewed as art and science, the artscience innovation. His novel Niche (Editions Le Laboratoire and École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts, 2007), on which he has collaborated with the American novelist Jay Cantor and the photographer Daniel Faust, explores the conceptual bases of Le Laboratoire's creation.

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