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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...

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UMass Amherst Scientists Developing Necklace-like Wireless Device to Improve Understanding of Schizophrenia

Sunghoon Ivan Lee, left, and Jie Xiong talk about how they will develop a...

RFID wallets that don’t skimp on style

It’s not as extreme a wallet redesign as the guys’s offerings, however his Lavemi...

This ‘Doomsday’ Plane Was Designed to Survive a Nuclear Attack. A Bird Just Took It Down.

A U.S. Navy “doomsday” airplane, indicated to survive a nuclear attack, just recently satisfied...

Panasonic to Team up with IBM Japan in Improving Semiconductor Manufacturing Processes

Panasonic PSX307 Plasma Cleaner IBM Japan, Ltd. and Panasonic Corporation’s subsidiary, Panasonic Smart Factory...

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Space

The lunar cycle drives the nightjar’s migration

GPS tracking information exposes that the foraging activity of the European nightjar more than doubles throughout moon-lit nights,...

This is how astronauts sleep in zero gravity

This is how astronauts sleep in zero gravity

Sunlight degrades polystyrene much faster than expected

Polystyrene continues the environment for centuries, according to some worldwide governmental firms. This quote is based upon the...

“Jupiter and Io timelapse from my backyard with my DSLR [OC]” (X-post from /r/Gifs)

“Jupiter and Io timelapse from my backyard with my DSLR [OC]” (X-post from /r/Gifs)

Nanotechnology

Airborne chemicals instantly identified using new technology developed at NTU Singapore

Researchers at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU Singapore) have developed a gadget that can recognize a vast array...

Tech

This ‘Doomsday’ Plane Was Designed to Survive a Nuclear Attack. A Bird Just Took It Down.

A U.S. Navy “doomsday” airplane, indicated to survive a nuclear attack, just recently satisfied its match: a...

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UMass Amherst Scientists Developing Necklace-like Wireless Device to Improve Understanding of Schizophrenia

Sunghoon Ivan Lee, left, and Jie Xiong talk about how they will develop a smaller sized device...

Nature & Environment

CNN and the New York Times skip climate change in the fourth Democratic debate

Get your daily dose of good news from Livescience.Tech Subscribe to The Beacon Moderators of the three...

Health & BioTech

Pioneering clinical trial to treat psychosis in Parkinson’s patients using cannabidiol

A pioneering clinical trial will examine making use of cannabidiol (CBD) – a substance discovered in the...