Medics may slow biological time to save soldiers' lives
At least, if a US military research program pans out.
Scientists 'hack' cells to create 3D shapes from live tissue
They could lead to soft robots and lab-made organs.
US lifts ban on funding research for gene-modified super viruses
It could help some studies, but there are also serious risks.
Genetic engineering creates an unnaturally blue flower
It hints at a future where scientists can customize plants at will.
Scientists revive an extinct virus using off-the-shelf DNA
It's both a blessing and a curse to medical science.
Extremely detailed images of living cells can now be taken over time
The new method allows for nanoscale views for tens of minutes at a time.
DNA in dirt can reveal where human ancestors lived
A new gene detection technique could fill in gaps in our species' history.
Scientists recreate the female menstrual cycle on a chip
It may answer questions on everything from birth control to miscarriages.
ICYMI: Roving robots measure health vitals
It can also take your medical history and instantly update your records.