Examples of medical nanotechnology include an antimicrobial dressing covered with nanocrystalline silver to kill a broad range of bacteria within 30 minutes and man-made molecules that are coupled with toxic chemicals or... More »

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Examples of future spacecraft include craft that use nuclear-pulse propulsion and other exotic methods of space travel. Project Orion, Project Daedalus and Project Longshot were proposals in the 1960s to build future spa... More »

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Examples of bacteria that cause necrotizing fasciitis, a condition in which a rapidly spreading infection decays soft tissue, include A Streptococcus, E. coli, Clostridium and Staphylococcus aureus, notes the Centers for... More »

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Carcinoid tumors are treated differently depending on where they are located and on the particular health history of the patient, but treatment options can include surgery, medications and drugs, radiation, chemotherapy ... More »

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Biological mutant agents are substances that change the genetic material of organisms, such as DNA, and include certain chemicals and rays, such as ultraviolet radiation, X-rays and gamma rays, along with viruses and bac... More »

The causes of pinkeye include bacteria and viruses, allergies, and irritation due to chemicals and foreign objects, says Mayo Clinic. A blocked tear duct can cause pinkeye among the newborn babies. More »

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Examples of electromagnetic energy include gamma rays, X-rays, ultraviolet radiation, visible light and infrared radiation, as well as microwaves and radio waves. Electromagnetic energy is any self-propagating energy tha... More »