Just Because You Can: Scientists Create Mutant Ants

  Scientists just created mutant ants. Here’s how they did it. Two independent research teams at New York University and … More

‘You Can Be Programmed And Unprogrammed’: Military Using Biometric Science To Make The Super Soldiers Of Tomorrow

Breakthroughs in biometric science mean future troops will fight with weapons that understand them — inside and out. Imagine a … More

Synthetic Biology: The Created Become The Creator

The first time geneticist Jef Boeke designed a synthetic chromosome, he sometimes wrote and edited its DNA sequence in a … More