Researchers Created ‘Quantum Artificial Life’ For the First Time
“Our research brought these amazingly sophisticated events called life to the realm of the atomic and microscopic world …and it worked.”
Chinese Scientists Used CRISPR to Make a New Species With 'One Giant Chromosome'
For the last 20 million years, the species of yeast used to brew beer has had 16 chromosomes. Now scientists have created a new species with just one.
Neill Blomkamp’s Latest Short Film ‘Zygote’ Is Pure Biological Horror
The latest release from Oats Studios stars Dakota Fanning and takes place in a gritty, dangerous futuristic mining outpost.
How Long Before We Can Build 'Westworld' Host Robots for Real?
Humanoid robots are increasingly lifelike but it'll be a while before they can hold conversations, bleed, and of course, fuck.
DARPA's New Biotech Unit Will Try to Create New Life Forms
Also: disease detectors and brain-controlled drones.