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Apr 9, 2014 02:18 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Bioengineers created nanoscale robots from DNA strands, injected them into live cockroaches and watched as the bots got to work. Continue reading →
Mar 18, 2014 11:01 AM ET // Morgen E. Peck, IEEE Spectrum
Plant nanobiotics is a whole new field of science that aims to merge plants with machinery.
Jan 21, 2012 10:30 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Somewhat like effervescent tablets, these little rockets bubble up, then zoom away.
Sep 2, 2011 11:12 AM ET // Jesse Emspak
Hybrid robot-bugs that carry electronics could power devices with their own wing beats.
Jan 23, 2012 12:13 PM ET // Jesse Emspak
Scientists build the world's tiniest train set.
Jul 24, 2012 01:05 PM ET // Trace Dominguez
A nanobot targets only the Hepatitis C in infected humans, leaving normal cells (and the human immune system) in tact.
Aug 22, 2012 03:23 PM ET // Trace Dominguez
What is nanoscience? Find out here in this instructional video narrated by Alan Alda.
Apr 3, 2012 01:24 PM ET // Jesse Emspak
Smart grains of programmable sand could one day be used to build anything spontaneously.