United States Officially Starts Using CRISPR on Humans

In June 2016, the National Institutes of Health (NIH) offered a University of Pennsylvania (UPenn) research study group the grant begin a human CRISPR trial. On Monday, 15th April,... Read more »

Levitating Objects with Light Now Possible

Scientists at CalTech have developed a method to levitate and move objects utilizing just light, by producing particular nanoscale pattern on the objects’ surface areas. (The cover image is... Read more »

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 declaration was released. The organizers were unanimous in concurring that the development of genetically modified... Read more »

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 be incredible! Smart whatever! Whoa, there. Simmer down. Let’s have a look at what 5G... Read more »

Estimates of ecosystem carbon mitigation improved towards the goal of the Paris agreement

IMAGE: These are techniques of terrestrial net CO2 flux estimate. view more  Credit: Masayuki Kondo Approximately 30 percent of CO2 released to the environment by human activities, generally the usage... Read more »

Facebook needs ‘very high standard’ for Libra coin: US Treasury

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin stated Facebook will require to reveal its brand-new digital currency Libra will not harm the US or international monetary system Facebook needs to satisfy... Read more »

Tiny quantum sensors watch materials transform under pressure

At left, natural diamonds radiance under ultraviolet light owing to their different nitrogen-vacancy (NV) centers. At right, a schematic illustrating the diamond anvils in action, with NV centers in... Read more »

Emotion-detecting tech should be restricted by law – AI Now

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Impact-acknowledgment systems declare to be able to discover an individual’s underlying emotion A leading research study centre has actually required brand-new laws to... Read more »

Our Large, Adult Galaxy Is As Massive As 890 Billion Suns

Our house galaxy has a brand-new, super-precise mass measurement: about 890 billion times the mass of our sun. That’s 3.9 tredecillion pounds. (1.8 tredecillion kgs), a tredecillion being a... Read more »

‘Hurricane truthers’: Bonkers conspiracies are putting lives in danger

Get your day-to-day dosage of great news from Livescience.Tech Subscribe to The Beacon First it was the moon landing, vaccines, and New Coke. Now nutty conspiracies are surrounding the... Read more »

Impaled droplets: On the breakup of drops impacting singularities

Impaled beads: On the breakup of drops impacting singularities Read more »

O-Cres indicator into basic soln.

O-Cres indicator into basic soln. Read more »

U.S. scientists who hide foreign ties should face research misconduct sanctions, panel says | Science

Davide Bonazzi/Salzman Art U.S. scientists who break federal government guidelines on revealing foreign research ties should be examined for research misconduct, says an independent group of popular scientists asked... Read more »

Fresnel Diffraction Patterns

Fresnel Diffraction Patterns Read more »