Sunday, November 29, 2020

Biology

Would there be birds without gravity?

In the series A world without gravity it became very obvious that we all need gravity because...

The origin of Things

DNA-barcoded microbial spores can trace origin of objects, agricultural products. Every year, an estimated 48 million Americans get sick from foodborne illnesses,...

Biologists remake The Material World

The bricks in Wil Srubar’s lab at the University of Colorado, Boulder, aren’t just alive, they’re reproducing. They are churned out by...

The Origin and Diversification of Birds

Birds are one of the most recognizable and diverse groups of modern vertebrates. Over the past two decades, a wealth of new...

What are genome editing and CRISPR-Cas9?

Genome editing (also called gene editing) is a group of technologies that give scientists the ability to change an organism's DNA. These...

Researchers Are Looking to Biology to Create the Next Generation of Computers

Computing is advancing at such a rate that researchers are looking to nature to tackle the new age of computing.