A Bioengineer's Guide to Design

A Bioengineer’s Guide to Design

A team of researchers at Caltech has developed a set of guidelines for designing biological circuits using tools from mechanical and electrical engineering. Like...
Unraveling the brain’s reward circuits

Unraveling the brain’s reward circuits

To some, a chocolate cake may spark a shot of pleasure typically associated with illicit drugs. A new study by Penn biologists offers some...
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Play video games with your friends using only your minds

Researchers from the University of Washington have created a method that allows three people to work together for solving a problem with the help...
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Studies showed what a processed diet can do to our body

Everybody today is promoting whole foods compared to processed foods. Many terms like ‘whole grain’, ‘clean eating’, ‘all natural’, ‘functional’ and 'local' have been...
Scientists discover how plants breathe – and how humans shaped their 'lungs'

Scientists discover how plants breathe and how humans shaped their ‘lungs’

Botanists have known since the 19th century that leaves have pores – called stomata – and contain an intricate internal network of air channels....
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Unlocking secrets of the ice worm

The ice worm is one of the largest organisms that spends its entire life in ice and Washington State University scientist Scott Hotaling is...
Translating proteins into music, and back

Translating proteins into music, and back – Listen to Protein Music

Want to create a brand new type of protein that might have useful properties? No problem. Just hum a few bars. In a surprising marriage...
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How you lock your smartphone can reveal your age: UBC study

Older smartphone users tend to rely more on their phones’ auto lock feature compared to younger users, a new UBC study has found. They...
Sommaroy Island

A Norwegian Island hopes to be the first place in the...

When people travel to the Nordic island, Sommarøy they have to forget the concept of time. Some of the travellers do this quite straight...
CRISPR Cas9

Using human genome, scientists build CRISPR for RNA to open pathways...

Less than a decade ago, biology underwent one of those once-in-a-generation events that shakes up a scientific field, when the discovery of gene editing...

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