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07.12.16
Caltech scientists make Van Gogh painting out of DNA origami
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Caltech scientists make Van Gogh painting out of DNA origami

Sketching the trees and the daffodils with folded genetic material.

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06.15.16
Molecules in space may show how life formed on Earth
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Molecules in space may show how life formed on Earth

Key mirror-image molecules have been found near the heart of our galaxy.

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02.09.16
Diatoms are a biological wonder material, new study says
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Diatoms are a biological wonder material, new study says

They're extremely resilient, thanks to their porous surface.

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09.07.15
The farthest known galaxy is 13.2 billion years old
09.07.15

The farthest known galaxy is 13.2 billion years old

Scientists say they've spotted the farthest ever galaxy, a whopping 13.2 billion light years away -- when the universe was still very young.

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06.20.15
ICYMI: Ramen by drone, creepy robot gloves and the week in sum
06.20.15

ICYMI: Ramen by drone, creepy robot gloves and the week in sum

Today on In Case You Missed It: A Caltech research team is studying a species of jellyfish to see i...

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06.18.15
Rearranging jellyfish limbs may lead to self-healing robots
06.18.15

Rearranging jellyfish limbs may lead to self-healing robots

Normally when a jellyfish loses a limb, say to the jaws of a hungry sea turtle, it simply regenera...

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05.21.15
Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer
05.21.15

Brain implants control robot arm well enough to grab a beer

A paralyzed man named Erik Sorto has finally been able to drink beer on his own after 13 years, an...

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