Science solves a mystery that's more than 50 years old.
The cells could be further studied for eventual application to human therapy
Cell biologists get observational omniscience
The tiny single-cell plants eat, reproduce, and then sweat fuel
Everything you need to know about the hottest topic in
medicine, from big-league breakthroughs and new therapies to emerging health risks and the patients willing to take them
Programming bacteria like computers, scientists tap an unexpected labor force.
Making it easier to travel and infect new territory
A bright future for internal medicine
With his ability to analyze individual cells over time, he's learning which ones make for good drugs, which cause allergies, and which cure disease
Let there be (tiny laser) light!
Don't worry, they're humane traps—the cells remain alive inside their translucent pyramidal prisons.
I remember when you were just two cells big!
Artist couple creates music based on biological evolutionary development
Just implement a nice kill-switch, then everything'll be fine
Researchers have developed a new kind of genetic engineering that may be safer, with the power to make never-before-seen types of protein.