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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...

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...

Unprecedented drought in an artificial ecosystem may reveal how rainforests will cope with climate change | Science

The Biosphere 2 rain forest greenhouse, constructed in Arizona in the late 1980s, includes...

UK’s controversial ‘porn blocker’ plan dropped

Image copyright Getty Images The federal government has dropped a plan to utilize rigorous...

Prime Minister’s science prizes go to trailblazing mathematician and anti-cancer drug team – Science News

A mathematician has actually won the 2019 Prime Minister’s Reward for Science for her...

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

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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

Unprecedented drought in an artificial ecosystem may reveal how rainforests will cope with climate change | Science

The Biosphere 2 rain forest greenhouse, constructed in Arizona in the late 1980s, includes 90 plant types....

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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 Solutions Co., Ltd....

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...