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United States Officially Starts Using CRISPR on Humans

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In June 2016, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) offered a University of Pennsylvania...

Levitating Objects with Light Now Possible

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Scientists at CalTech have developed a method to levitate and move objects utilizing just...

CRISPR experts are calling for a global moratorium on heritable gene editing

After the very first International Summit on Human Gene Editing in December 2015, a...

Do Consumers Need to Jump on 5G? Not so Fast

Arizona State University 5G! 5G! 5G! It’s coming! It’s the future! It’s going to...

Toward More Efficient Computing, with Magnetic Waves

Circuit style uses a course to “spintronic” gadgets that utilize little electrical power and...

Polaroid filter behaviour

Polaroid filter behaviour

Chemical Clock Reaction!

Chemical Clock Reaction!

Will 2020 Be the Year We Find Intelligent Alien Life?

In the previous 3 years, researchers have actually discovered more than 4,000 exoplanets. And...

‘Remarkable’ fossil features an insect trapped in amber, stuck to a dinosaur jaw | Science

Emma Jones/University of Alberta It isn’t every day that researchers collect a dinosaur jaw—or...

Cool Stuff

Space

What the Earth’s rotation is like during the Winter and Summer Solstice (X-post from /r/educationalgifs)

What the Earth’s rotation is like during the Winter and Summer Solstice (X-post from /r/educationalgifs)

Impact crater data analysis of Ryugu asteroid illuminates complicated geological history

IMAGE: Figure 1: Size and area of craters on Ryugu (Figure from the Journal paper): The craters are numbered...

Falcon 9 First Stage Landing | From Helicopter

Falcon 9 First Stage Landing | From Helicopter

A climate model developed by ISGlobal provides long-term predictions of ‘El Niño’ events

Although a number of functional climate designs are capable of forecasting El Niño events, they cannot carry out...

Nanotechnology

Atomic-scale manufacturing method could enable ultra-efficient computers

IMAGE: Researchers reworded the binary information in the very first line of a 24-bit memory selection (leading image, red...

Tech

Will 2020 Be the Year We Find Intelligent Alien Life?

In the previous 3 years, researchers have actually discovered more than 4,000 exoplanets. And the discoveries will...

General

Toward More Efficient Computing, with Magnetic Waves

Circuit style uses a course to “spintronic” gadgets that utilize little electrical power and produce virtually no...

Nature & Environment

Bitcoin is hard to understand. So is its carbon footprint.

Get your everyday dosage of great news from Livescience.Tech Subscribe to The Beacon In 2013, we discovered...

Health & BioTech

What protects killer immune cells from harming themselves?

White blood cells, which launch a harmful potion of proteins to eliminate malignant and virus-infected cells, are...