Biology

Reprogramming Cells Could Unlock the Fountain of Youth

Reprogramming Cells Could Unlock the Fountain of Youth

In revolutionary new research a team has managed to reprogram cells to reverse the aging process in mice. The process allowed prematurely aging mice...

Psychedelic Mad Honey the Sweetest Way to Get High

Psychedelic Mad Honey the Sweetest Way to Get High

Yes, you read that right. There is a psychedelic mad honey that you can eat only one teaspoon of. Otherwise, you might be seriously...

These Color-Changing Bandages Indicate Infections

These Color-Changing Bandages Indicate Infections

These smart bandages will glow yellow at the first sign of an infection in a wound. The bandages could detect if affected areas from...

This Scientist Creates Ears Out of Apples

This Scientist Creates Ears Out of Apples

One hacker-turned-bioengineer decided to “hack” biological processes by using a simple apple to craft human ear. Award-winning professor Andrew Pelling spent years on biohacking...

Researchers Unlock How to Repair Aging Cells

Researchers Unlock How to Repair Aging Cells

Scientists with Caltech and UCLA developed a way to manipulate our DNA and effectively replace aging cells in our body. The study manipulates the...

Neurosurgeon Will Use VR to Help Head Transplant Patient

Neurosurgeon Will Use VR to Help Head Transplant Patient

The idea of waking up and looking down to see your head attached to someone else’s body might be one of the strangest things...

Scientists Spot Powerful Antibody to Neutralize HIV Strains

Scientists Spot Powerful Antibody to Neutralize HIV Strains

Scientists from the National Institutes of Health isolated an antibody that could neutralize 98 percent of all HIV strains. The antibody was produced by...

Watch How Rats Can Maneuver Up Your Toilets

Watch How Rats Can Maneuver Up Your Toilets

The seemingly mythical instances where rats are found in someone’s toilet happen more frequently than you’d think. But how...

MIT Researchers Transform Spinach into Explosives Detector

MIT Researchers Transform Spinach into Explosives Detector

Maybe Popeye the Sailor Man was on to something with his use of spinach in times of trouble. Recent studies proved that spinach goes...

How Does the Brain Create Joy? Ask a Rat.

How Does the Brain Create Joy? Ask a Rat.

Who knew that rats were so adorably ticklish? A new study published in Science identified the nerve cells that caused lab rats to squeak...

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