August 2013: The Bio Revolution

Letter From The Editor



The Body Shop

3-D printers have transformed manufacturing. Now they’re poised to revolutionize medicine. How the machines we’ve built are building bits and pieces of us. By Steven Leckart

End Of The Interface

Can two grade-school friends remake the way we interact with computers? By Tom Foster

The Best Nerd Road Trips

Twenty-five curious, mysterious, or otherwise beguiling destinations to satisfy your inner science-history geek By Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley

Single-Stream Recycling

Moving paper away from plastic so you don’t have to. By Katie Peek

Could This Liquid Replace Food?

Soylent, a milky beverage filled with nutrients, lets drinkers go without real food. Meet the inventor behind the stuff. By Caleb Hannan

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