From intestines to tracheas, tissue engineers are building a handful of new body parts -but progress on larger ...

Rebecca Boyle at 02:58 AM Sep 20 2011

The design of the hypodermic needle has changed little since 1853, when French surgeon Charles Gabriel Pravaz first ...

Lana Birbrair at 00:01 AM Sep 20 2011

Your friends may be forgiven in thinking you a little strange when you boldly claim you’ll be printing your ...

James Bullen at 00:00 AM Sep 19 2011

It turns out that gaming really can help cure the world's ills, after online problem-solvers helped decypher the ...

Nick Gilbert at 00:00 AM Sep 19 2011
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A new species of dolphin was discovered by Australian zoologists off the coast of Melbourne, after they realized the ...

Julie Beck at 00:15 AM Sep 17 2011
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A cache of feathers preserved in amber, dating from around 70 to 85 million years ago, was just found in Canada, ...

Dan Nosowitz at 07:25 AM Sep 16 2011
Energy // 

The rumbling you feel driving along a bridge may soon serve a purpose beyond just waking you up behind the wheel. ...

Julie Beck at 07:00 AM Sep 16 2011
 
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