Scientists engineer animals with ancient genes to test causes of evolution


Scientists at the University of Chicago have created the first genetically modified animals containing reconstructed ancient genes, which…
As cells age, the fat content within them shifts

3 days ago

As cells age and stop dividing, their fat content changes, along with the way they produce and break…
Calorie restriction lets monkeys live long and prosper

5 days ago

Settling a persistent scientific controversy, a long-awaited report shows that restricting calories does indeed help rhesus monkeys live…
Smartphone microscope offers cost-effective DNA sequencing and genetic mutation analysis

6 days ago

Just like an alphabet is made up of individual letters, DNA is composed of chemical bases. And in…
Germ-zapping robots put to the test to combat hospital-acquired infections

January 11, 2017

A research team led by Keith S. Kaye, M.D., M.P.H., director of clinical research in the Michigan Medicine…
Unimog U 4000 – the beast becomes an off-road rescue vehicle

January 5, 2017

Winter is finally coming and many people will go skiing. On the other hand, early spring may bring…
Physicists shine light on antimatter

December 22, 2016

Scientists from the University of Liverpool as part of CERN’s ALPHA collaboration have made the first spectroscopic measurement…
Movable microplatform floats on a sea of droplets

December 20, 2016

Microelectromechanical systems, or MEMS, are tiny machines fabricated using equipment and processes developed for the production of electronic…
Game-changing X-Ray technology developed – less radiation, better quality diagnostics and security

December 16, 2016

X-Ray technology has been around for more than a hundred years, but it is still advancing rapidly. Now…
Optical tractor beam traps bacteria

December 14, 2016

Up to now, if scientists wanted to study blood cells, algae, or bacteria under the microscope, they had…
Audi cars get connected to traffic light infrastructure – what benefits will it bring?

December 9, 2016

How much your driving style would change if you knew how traffic lights are going to change before…
Mercedes-Benz 2 million pixel headlights will adapt perfectly to every situation

December 8, 2016

Autonomous cars are coming to our streets soon. Beside other tasks, they will have to deal with human…
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