Posts in: biology

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How to Build a Living Machine

How to Build a Living Machine

A molecular biologist gives a common organism a remarkable skill using man-made genes

By | Posted January 27, 2010

Bionic Bugs

Bionic Bugs

The Defense Department’s attempts to merge insects and electronics are benefiting science more than the military

By | Posted January 22, 2010

The Shocking Truth: Trees are Electric

The Shocking Truth: Trees are Electric

New circuits tap into electric currents generated by bigleaf maple trees

By | Posted January 8, 2010

Revealing Same-Sex Attraction’s Evolutionary Role

Revealing Same-Sex Attraction’s Evolutionary Role

One researcher brings back a dead hypothesis

By | Posted January 6, 2010

Can DNA Tests Reveal Nationality?

Can DNA Tests Reveal Nationality?

Scientists say no, but U.K. pilot program gathers data anyway

By | Posted December 30, 2009

Did Tainted Cow’s Milk Kill Jane Austen?

Did Tainted Cow’s Milk Kill Jane Austen?

Medical and literary experts debate English novelist Jane Austen’s fatal illness

By | Posted December 7, 2009

3-D DNA Nanostructures

3-D DNA Nanostructures

NYU Chemist Realizes Dream of Made-To-Order Crystals

By | Posted December 1, 2009

Pretty Fly (for a Small Guy)

Pretty Fly (for a Small Guy)

An unusual team builds a pipetting robot out of Legos for a genetic engineering competition

By | Posted November 14, 2009

Why do some people sneeze when they look at the sun?

Why do some people sneeze when they look at the sun?

By | Posted November 9, 2009

Insulin’s Role in the Aging Body

Insulin’s Role in the Aging Body

New insulin study may open doors for better treatment of sarcopenia.

By | Posted November 5, 2009

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