Design PSFK 2017: The Future Of Tech Is Biology

Christina Agapakis of Ginkgo Bioworks describes how the incredible feats of biology can be integrated into human-driven design

Fashion & Apparel Moisture-Responsive Gym Gear Cools You Down As You Sweat

Made from a fabric developed at MIT, the garments rely on bacteria to optimize cooling when the wearer is active

Health This Piece Of Paper On A String Could Revolutionize Health Care In Third-World Countries

The Paperfuge is an inexpensive version of the sampling mechanism used to detect infections such as malaria and HIV

Design Living Sculpture Feeds On Visitor’s Movements [Video]

Bio-sculpture lures people towards it with scent glands and bursts of light.

Technology Stem Cell Bio Ink 3D Prints Inside The Spine

Cornell University scientists pioneer spinal surgery with 3D printed replacements for degenerative spinal discs.

Innovation Scientists Rewrite DNA Code In Cells With Erasable Digital Data

Bioengineers from Stanford University have devised a way of repeatedly encoding, storing and erasing digital data within the DNA of living cells.

Work Lego Robot Helps Researchers Build Artificial Bones

Utilizing its precise dipping technique, two scientists made a Lego Mindstorms kit a key component of their experiment.

Technology Researchers Create 'Neon Lights' Using Fluorescent Bacteria

The "biopixels" in this living display can be made to glow in unison and have potential uses in medical research.

Design Farming Goes Sunless With LED Greenhouses

Bioengineering team PlantLab have a bold plan to solve the global food crisis.

Design Glowing Bacteria Helps Detect Explosives

Scientists at the University of Edinburgh have created a strain of bacteria that glows green when in the presence of explosives.