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Apr 29, 2016 02:52 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
Forget laser surgery. If Google has a say in it, we'll soon be injecting devices into our eyes to help improve our vision.
Apr 20, 2016 01:25 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
The Mosquito Killer Billboard mimics human sweat to attract and destroy virus-carrying mosquitoes in Brazil. Continue reading →
Apr 13, 2016 04:30 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
A DARPA project is focused on creating vaccines that lie dormant until a virus appears and then self-replicate to outnumber their foes.
Mar 17, 2016 11:45 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
The nonprofit foundation promotes technological innovation by fostering the spirit of competition.
Mar 17, 2016 12:30 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new tool could allow edits and repairs to the human genome, and perhaps one day treat diseases or conditions linked to our genes.
Feb 5, 2016 01:50 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Neuroscientists are vying for a prize that awards the science behind preserving a brain's total functionality for a century. Continue reading →
Nov 3, 2015 08:15 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
Startup company developing networked oral and ear thermometers that plug into your phone's headphone jack. Continue reading →
Oct 12, 2015 04:16 PM ET // Glenn McDonald
DNA strands are writhing, morphing tangles of information, computer simulations show. Continue reading →
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