Author Biography

Jim Banks

Jim Banks (jb.banks@ntlworld.com) is a veteran freelance writer based in the United Kingdom who focuses on technology, health care, and international business issues.

Author Articles

Moving Objects with Your Mind

The best ideas are often simple in nature, though complex in detail, and great in potential. The stentrode is a perfect example, combining the familiar off-the-shelf technologies of a stent and an electrode.

Advancing Research in an Age of Austerity

The age of austerity dawned soon after the global financial crisis of 2008 took hold, and governments have since wrestled with how to cut back on public spending without damaging key services such as healthcare. In the UK, there is growing concern that