Medical technologies include prevention and rehabilitation, vaccines and pharmaceuticals, medical and surgical procedures, genetic engineering, and the systems within which health is protected and maintained.
Telemedicine reflects the convergence of technological advances in a number of fields, including medicine, telecommunications, virtual presence, computer engineering, informatics, artificial intelligence, robotics, materials science, and perceptual psychology.
The sciences of biochemistry and molecular biology have made it possible to manipulate the genetic information found in living creatures.
The use of technologies in agriculture makes it possible for food to be available year round and to conserve resources.
There are many different tools necessary to control and make up the parts of an ecosystem.
Artificial ecosystems are human-made environments that are designed to function as a unit and are comprised of humans, plants, and animals.
Most agricultural waste can be recycled.
Many processes used in agriculture require different procedures, products, or systems.
Technological advances in agriculture directly affect the time and number of people required to produce food for a large population.
A wide range of specialized equipment and practices is used to improve the production of food, fiber, fuel, and other useful products and in the care of animals.
Biotechnology applies the principles of biology to create commercial products or processes.