Mini bioreactor makes life-saving drugs in the field
You wouldn't need to wait for the hospital to get vital medicine.
The prose at the end of the universe
Programming 'indestructible' bacteria to write poetry.
Scientists show that gene editing can 'turn off' human diseases
Scientists have shown that a new gene editing technique could erase one or more diseases.
Self-assembling material could produce artificial veins
Scientists have developed self-assembling organic material that could grow into artificial veins.
Just add water and this squid-inspired plastic heals itself
This might make you think twice next time you order calamari.
Protein prevents your ice cream from melting quickly
You may not have to munch on your ice cream quite so quickly in the future -- scientists have found a protein that helps resist melting.
Researchers may have found a cancer cell's 'off' switch
Researchers have found that injecting a biological processor called microRNA into a tumor increases the levels of a specific protein that inhibits cellular reproduction.
Scientists implant teeny, tiny lasers into human cells
Researchers from the University of St Andrews have implanted microscopic lasers (a combination of glowing proteins and minuscule plastic spheres) into human cells.
UCSB engineers proteins that make silicon, leads hipsters to insist on organically-grown computers
Organic circuits have been in development for awhile, but it's still rare that the organics are pr...