An extra-muscular beagle has been created through genome engineering. Are we on our way to customizing the DNA of our pets?
What the nervous system of the roundworm, frozen embryos, and extreme hypothermia tell us about preserving the mind.
New sensors made from plastic and carbon nanotubes could provide an artificial skin that would endow prosthetic hands with a sense of touch.
An American biotech CEO claims she is the first to undergo gene therapy to reverse aging. Judge for yourself.
For the first time, scientists can take skin cells from people of various ages and transform them into brain cells reflecting the ages of their donors.
Powerful and possibly unregulated, gene editing starts new boom in GMOs.
Neurosurgeons hope to treat some of the most intractable mental disorders by putting advanced arrays of electrodes into patients’ brains.
The discovery of briny water on the Martian surface has brought new optimism that life might exist on our neighboring planet.
To watch the brain work during navigation, scientists build computer-generated worlds for mice.
How much would you pay to know your genetic code? Some companies are willing to lose money to find out.