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“biochemical”

May 19, 2015 03:17 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
MIT professor introduces photosynthetic prototype that generates fuel and emulates human gastrointestinal tract. Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2015 07:00 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The gym never smelled so good. Continue reading →
Mar 19, 2015 12:52 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Certain mushrooms glow in order to attract insects who can help them to colonize new habitats. Continue reading →
Mar 2, 2015 03:53 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
Chemical engineers have created a theoretical model of a type of alien cell that might be able to support life on Titan.
Nov 21, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
The U.K.'s new 'Bio-Bus' carries 40 people and is powered by biomethane, produced by human and food waste.
Aug 13, 2014 02:19 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Flexible device adheres to upper arm and generates a weak electrical current from perspiration. Continue reading →
Mar 27, 2013 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Sea hares fire an inky mucus-like substance that confuses would-be attackers. ->
Feb 27, 2013 02:09 PM ET // Nic Halverson
Scientists are developing a desk-top machine that "plays" plug-in cartridges of channels and membranes lined with human cells. ->