biology

Using CXI To Develop Human Technology

Christina Agapakis of Ginkgo Bioworks describes her vision for the future of biotech, how the most amazing computer is actually inside of us and how drawing from the power of biology for human technology is where the real power resides.

Design PurpleList Podcast Episode 4: The Power Of Biology In Developing Human Technology

Christina discussed the future of biotech at our PSFK 2017 conference

Technology PSFK 2017 Speaker Interview: The Power Of Biology In Developing Human Technology

We sat down with Christina Agapakis, Creative Director of Ginkgo Bioworks, who'll be speaking at our PSFK 2017 conference, to discuss positioning biotechnology as the evolution of industrial design

Technology Play A Game With Microbes Using A Microscope On Your Phone

An open-source device developed at Stanford University turns microbiology into an interactive and educational tool

The World's First Neural Synthesizer Creates Music From Human Cells

CellF explore the possibilities of creating music and art through bioengineering

Syndicated Space Geckos Demonstrate Reptiles are Capable of Fun

In the Russian Space Gecko experiment, a loosely fastened collar turned into a toy as geckos would bat it around the ship until bored

Home Historical Castle Gets Digital Magic Carpet Treatment

Interactive installation brings Moroccan mosaics and Islamic art to life

Innovation Body Maps Show Where Emotions Hit Hardest

Finnish researchers have developed a body map of human emotions that is universal across cultures.

Work Book Traces The Origins Of The World's Most Unimaginable Creatures

This modern bestiary takes its cues from Borges's Book of Imaginary Beings, but this time, the 27 creatures it describes are real.

Artisanal Cheeses Created From Human Body Bacteria Samples

Selfmade explores the art and science of cheesemaking.

Advertising Why The Future Of Prosthetics Is A Question Of Ethics

Bertolt Meyer, known as the "Bionic Man" insists commercial interests cannot be trusted to steer humanity.

Innovation Glow-In-The-Dark Plants Are The First Organic Night Lights

An alternate way to illuminate a room without using electricity.

Syndicated Facebook And Google Founders Create Science Prize

Mark Zuckerberg, Sergey Brin and Yuri Milner have formed a foundation to recognize achievement and prowess in biology with eleven separate $3 million prizes.

Luxury Lady Gaga Gets A Plant Named After Her

19 closely related species have been named for the pop star, inspired by her fashion and the foliage's DNA sequence that spells GAGA.