AI Is Helping This Anti-Aging Startup Uncover Ways for You to Live a Longer, Healthier Life

“We are at an inflection point for the treatment of aging.”

August 2, 2017

There’s More to De-Extinction Than Just Making Jurassic Park a Reality

The potential of modern biotechnology could do a lot more than bring back extinct species—it could be the answer to the world’s dwindling biodiversity.

June 13, 2017

Billions of Dollars Are Being Spent to Perfect the Engineering of Life

And it’s already paying off.

May 10, 2017

New Bio-Sensing Contact Lenses Will Utterly Transform Our Lives

Tomorrow’s lenses will do so much more than improve your vision.

April 7, 2017

New CRISPR Technique Lets Us Probe the Darkest Corners of Biology

Researchers combine two cutting-edge technologies.

December 15, 2016

New Method of Stem Cell Therapy Shown to Regenerate Heart Tissue

A few tweaks make stem cell therapy more viable.

October 13, 2016

Synthetic Biology: It’s Alive, but Is It Life?

How far can or should we go?

September 29, 2016

Researchers May Have Found a Way to Use CRISPR as a Recording Device

It's not just for gene editing!

June 15, 2016

Scientists Store and Retrieve Image Files on DNA

This could shrink data centers a million-fold.

April 8, 2016

We Could Be Eating Lab-Grown Pork in the Next Five Years

In the next few years, a San Francisco start-up could make it possible for the everyday individual to purchase lab-grown pork.

February 3, 2016