MIT builds low-cost synthetic muscles out of nylon cord
It could lead to Blade Runner-style robots.
Scientists want to perfect humanity with synthetic DNA
The HGP-Write project will work on developing transplantable organs and making us resistant to cancer.
ICYMI: Toilet tech, sight-giving headset & lab-grown veins
We argue about whether pico drones are useful and lots of other stuff!
Scientists close to brewing morphine (or heroin) from sugar
Sugar is basically ubiquitous and it looks like it could be used to make morphine, which is a refi...
NYU synthesizes crystals with lifelike behavior under light
Scientists have long surmised that inorganic life is possible. New York University hasn't created...
Robot skin captures super detailed 3D surface images
Remember those awesome pin art toys where you could press your hand (or face) into the pins to le...
Researchers develop sticky gecko-like material
Researchers at BAE Systems' Advanced Technology Centre in Bristol seem to have take a cue from Q's p...