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As a writer for Discovery News since 2008, I'm proud to illuminate developments on the tech and earth sites. My work has appeared in Technology Review, Fast Company, Inc., and GOOD online among others. I reside in Boulder, Colo. Contact: discoverynewsalyssa@gmail.com.

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Apr 16, 2014 11:18 AM ET
Injectable oxygen could save patients with abnormally low levels of oxygen. Continue reading →
Apr 16, 2014 03:51 PM ET
Two new high-tech devices promise to track luggage from start to finish, no matter where an airline ends up sending it. Continue reading →
Apr 15, 2014 02:40 PM ET
The vehicle's intrepid driver will be shaken, rattled and rolled at blackout speeds. Continue reading →
Apr 14, 2014 03:55 PM ET
Pulling plastic waste from rivers and recycling it will keep it from polluting the ocean. Continue reading →
Apr 14, 2014 09:53 AM ET
The multi-touch MisTable displays images on fog. Continue reading →
Apr 11, 2014 11:29 AM ET
A new bioreactor for astronauts takes waste removed from their urine and turns it into a useful energy source. Continue reading →
Apr 9, 2014 02:18 PM ET
Bioengineers created nanoscale robots from DNA strands, injected them into live cockroaches and watched as the bots got to work. Continue reading →
Apr 7, 2014 03:56 PM ET
A Bulgarian company makes soft luggage that doubles as ponchos, dresses and jackets so flyers can avoid baggage fees. Continue reading →
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