NASA looks to build a robot that can search other planets for bacteria
It could allow researchers to look for extraterrestrial life directly.
Researchers create tiny robots powered only by moisture
They can move without any need for a power supply.
MIT researchers made a living ink that responds to its surroundings
The 3D-printed, bacteria-loaded gel can be used as a sensor.
3D-printed bacteria ink could be used to treat burns
Researchers say the living ink could have a wide range of applications.
Super-powered bacteria can harness light for fuels and plastics
Researchers gave the bacteria a more efficient method of photosynthesis.
Genetically modified yeast mops up heavy metal pollution
You could clean up toxic waste with the same organisms you use in bread.
Verily's answer to Fresno's mosquito woes is 20 million more
It's releasing bacteria-infected mosquitoes to control wild populations.
Researchers encode a movie onto living bacteria
What if you could carry your iTunes library in your skin?
Light-sensitive bacteria could save you during a heart attack
If scientists can use them in humans, that is.