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Sweat-absorbing skin patch monitors health during exercise

This skin-like stretchable sensor absorbs sweat as you work out. It was developed by scientists from Northwestern University alongside other institutions, who call it a ‘lab on the skin’. The stick-on patch analyses key biomarkers to show how the body is responding to exercise. (SOUNDBITE) (English) PROFESSOR JOHN A. ROGERS, NORTHWESTERN UNIVERSITY, SAYING: “Sweat is …

Met Opera Guild Moves to Sell Memorabilia to Raise Money

Photo The Metropolitan Opera Guild is seeking permission in court to sell off a memorabilia collection with an estimated value of more than $1 million; it wants to divide the proceeds with the Met. Credit Karsten Moran for The New York Times When opera companies feel the pinch, it can lead to some pretty interesting …