Biology

These Biosensing Tattoos Change Color When Your Health Is at Risk

These Biosensing Tattoos Change Color When Your Health Is at Risk

Scientists from Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed biosensing ink that can monitor blood levels in real time through color-changing tattoos. The incredible...

Severe Burn Victims May Soon Be Able to Regrow Hair-Bearing Skin

Severe Burn Victims May Soon Be Able to Regrow Hair-Bearing Skin

The ability for humans to regrow burnt skin after serious burns has been one of the ultimate goals of research scientists for many years....

Why Don’t Penguins’ Feet Freeze?: A Remarkable Evolutionary Adaptation

Why Don’t Penguins’ Feet Freeze?: A Remarkable Evolutionary Adaptation

Penguins are often sought as the adorable tuxedo-wearing emperors of the Antarctic. Although there are 17 different species, perhaps the most celebrated are no other than...

Artificial Intelligence Systems Can Now Predict When You Will Die

Artificial Intelligence Systems Can Now Predict When You Will Die

Artificial Intelligence systems are becoming the new warriors in disease diagnosis and can even accurately predict when you are going to die. Scientists at...

New Cancer Test Can Detect the Disease Long Before Symptoms Appear

New Cancer Test Can Detect the Disease Long Before Symptoms Appear

Experts have a new cancer test that could save thousands of lives. All cells in the body release information into the bloodstream through secretion...

A One-Time Treatment Could Provide Life-Long Protection from Allergies

A One-Time Treatment Could Provide Life-Long Protection from Allergies

In exciting news for allergy sufferers, researchers at the University of Queensland in Australia have published findings that could lead to the end of...

Engineered Protein Could Potentially Fight MERS Virus

Engineered Protein Could Potentially Fight MERS Virus

When the viral respiratory disease called MERS claimed the life of a 60-year-old man in Saudia Arabia back in 2012, the World Health Organization...

Researchers Engineer E. coli Bacteria to Produce Images of Super Mario

Researchers Engineer E. coli Bacteria to Produce Images of Super Mario

A team of researchers, led by Christopher Voigt, from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, has successfully engineered E. coli bacteria to emit colorful images....

Mice With 3D Printed Ovaries Successfully Give Birth to Healthy Offspring

Mice With 3D Printed Ovaries Successfully Give Birth to Healthy Offspring

Updates in 3D printing continue to truly revolutionize any number of fields, including the medical fields. Researchers successfully printed organs, bones, and prosthetics. Now,...

How and Why the Viability Age of Babies Keeps Getting Younger

How and Why the Viability Age of Babies Keeps Getting Younger

For anyone that has ever had a baby, you likely understand the importance of making it past 24 weeks of gestation. Babies born after 24...