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Genealogy Social Network Gives Rise To Family Tree Of Over 13 Million People
30 october 2013
Researchers put together a family tree that connects centuries of genetic traits.
Portable Lab Toolbox Generates Excitement Around Genetic Testing
10 october 2013
Student group hopes to see mainstream DNA analysis with DIY testing kit.
PSFK Picks: Top Five Health Innovations Of The Week
22 september 2013
Defibrillator-equipped drones and a shirt that helps you diet. Innovative stories from the world of wellness.
Facebook And Google Founders Create Science Prize
20 february 2013
Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin and Yuri Milner have formed a foundation to recognize achievement and prowess in biology with eleven separate $3 million prizes.
8 Stories You Need To Know Today
18 february 2013
The Pirate Bay sues for copyright infringement, a crashless computer invented and Iceland may ban porn...links to start your day with.
Will Clothing Soon Be Grown By Plants?
23 january 2013
From living shoes to a strawberry plant that grows lace, more and more research is being done into how to organically produce wearable items.
What Star Trek Technologies Are 21st Century Scientists Making A Reality?
19 october 2012
Many have been inspired by Star Trek to become scientists, and some are starting to make its gadgetry come to life.
Genetically Modified Cows Make Milk Lactose Intolerant People Can Drink
2 october 2012
Researchers created the animal using a technique that gives precise control over which genes are active within it.
Photographer Shows Similarities Between Family Members With Split-Portraits [Pics]
13 september 2012
Ulric Collette creates unique photographs that merge family members together -- parents and children become one in the series ‘Genetics.’
Transhumanism: Do We Really Want Extreme Human Enhancement? [Headlines]
13 september 2011
Slate presents a conversation on transhumanism, the idea that human beings can enhance themselves using technology.
Scientists Use Stem Cell Technology To Create Mice With Two Genetic Fathers
9 december 2010
Researchers claim that the breakthrough could one day conceivably allow same-sex couples to have their own genetic children.
A Collaborative Learning Space For The Scientific Community
9 august 2010
Scitable acts as a social and professional network for scientists, underwritten by corporate sponsors investing in scientific advances and society.
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