Chinese firm wants to sell you genetically modified pet pigs
A Chinese research company hopes to sell pigs whose genes have been tweaked to keep them small.
Computer Science is the most popular major for women at Stanford
Female students now constitute a solid 30 percent of Stanford's Computer Science majors
Self-assembling material could produce artificial veins
Scientists have developed self-assembling organic material that could grow into artificial veins.
Researchers draft the first comprehensive tree of life
Scientists have published the first truly thorough tree of life, linking 2.3 million species together.
Researchers make a living circuit out of bacteria
That's one way to figure out how bacteria work together
Big Data VR app allows researchers to 'browse' genomes
Now you can browse your genome like an iTunes catalog.
Researchers inject oil into cells and create little lasers
injecting glowing oil into cells and then blasting the cells with a laser creates a bunch of tiny, biological lasers.
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.
Scientists turn to crowdfunding to safeguard black rhino DNA
Crowdfunding isn't just useful for getting clever inventions off the ground... it could also save...