The world’s best-known consciousness researcher says machines could one day become self-aware.
The U.S. announces $46 million to develop new technologies for exploring the brain.
Controlled by software, paralyzed rats walk and climb stairs.
A breakthrough in printing blood vessels is enabling a new approach to printing organs.
One of the inventors of gene editing says scientists should proceed cautiously before testing it in people.
Record number of genomes being decoded, but cost of DNA sequencing might not fall much further, says Illumina president.
Modern Meadow’s CEO explains how he’ll culture leather and make steak from giant vats brewing muscle and skin cells.
The first study of contact patterns between high school students suggests new ways to halt the spread of disease.
A DNA sequencer the size of a cell phone could change where, and how, gene research occurs.
After more than a decade of disappointment, powerful new drugs based on a Nobel-winning idea are getting closer to the market.