trauma

Accelerated therapy

Can technology help victims of trauma rewrite painful memories? A team of researchers from the University of South Florida are studying the effectiveness of accelerated resolution therapy, a tool that may improve anxiety and post-traumatic stress among soldiers returning home from war.

SciTech Now Episode 207

Scientists have discovered an unconventional solution to plummeting bee populations: the mushroom; physicist Brian Greene makes science accessible to a wider public through storytelling; Utah’s Hogle Zoo is helping young cancer patients better process their illness; and advanced rescue mannequins are helping train military medical personnel to treat battlefield trauma.