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Dissertations

Breaking the taboo of incontinence

Incontinence pads in blue light.

Up to 51% of women and 15% of men have problems with bladder or bowel control. The condition is still poorly understood and often remains a secret.

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Electricity from the movement of animals

David Blazevic.

David Blažević started working as a goat herder and returned to the university with a groundbreaking idea. Can we say bye-bye to batteries?

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Inventions come about through hard work

The way inventors approach the world around them is what sets them apart from the rest of us. An invention can make our everyday life easier or change the world.

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