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Researchers at the Chinese Academy of Sciences were able to make baby mice with two moms and no dad. “The aim of the Chinese researchers was to work out which rules of reproduction they needed to break to make baby mice from same-sex parents,” reports the BBC. “That in turn helps understand why the rules […]
Health care is getting more connected than ever. A group of experts says the biggest challenge is getting the right data to doctors.
Scientists all over the globe are working on the best way to 3D print different human organs for transplant. A team from Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine and McCormick School of Engineering, for instance, are developing 3D-printe…
You’ve probably seen a Meitu selfie in your Instagram or Facebook feed in the past 24 hours. The app smoothes skin, slims down faces, and even applies a layer of virtual blush and lipgloss, adding a beautifying effect to your photos. And although the app has been popular in China for years — Meitu went public […]
Public health researchers are beginning to see that changes in how you live are no guarantee of changes in your health. The post Your Healthy Lifestyle Won’t Necessarily Make You Healthier appeared first on WIRED.
PC repair required multiple sets of rubber gloves … before the smutty screen saver started On-Call Welcome again to On-Call, our series in which readers share memories of nasty jobs they’ve been asked to do. On-Call usually appears on Friday, but Easter means nobody will be around to read it. So here we are on […]
Australian researchers have used cutting-edge genome technologies to reveal the genetic makeup of a widespread skin parasite causing serious health problems in Aboriginal communities. The research team identified the genetic 'map' of the human …
(credit: USDA) If you serve it, they will eat it—or at least that seems to be a take-away from a new study on healthy menu options published in an upcoming issue of the Journal of the Association for Consumer Research. Between 2010 and 2012, the Walt Disney Company experimented with kids’ meal menus in 145 […]