Science

Invisibility cloaks, synthetic biology, funky chemistry, and the evolution of scientific thought—this page covers the trends and news that will guide the future of the sciences.

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Researchers acknowledge that emphatic technology may help humans cope with daily life, but they also caution against its limitations and potential misuse.
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Human microchipping may impact everything from medical treatments to online payments.
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The science of cryonics, why hundreds are already frozen, and why more than a thousand others are signing up to be frozen at death.
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Phages, which treat disease without the threat of antibiotic resistance, may one day cure bacterial illnesses in livestock without threatening human health.
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Two eye drops could become a new way to manage presbyopia provide hope to those with farsightedness.
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Developments in organoid studies have made it possible to nearly re-create actual human organs.
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Brain-computer interface technology combines biology and engineering to let people control their surroundings with their thoughts.
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Cloning viruses are a stable, fast, and efficient way to copy pathogenic genetic codes. That helps us develop both vaccines and bioweapons.
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https://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2019/04/22/1807191/0/en/Global-V2X-Vehicle-to-Everything-Communications-Ecosystem-Markets-2019-2030-By-2022-V2X-will-Account-for-a-Market-Worth-1-2-Billion.html
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Dublin, April 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "The V2X (Vehicle-to-Everything) Communications Ecosystem: 2019 - 2030 - Opportunities, Challenges,...
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http://www.nextbigfuture.com/2016/09/exotic-space-propulsion-including-mach.html
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The Estes Park Advanced Propulsion Workshop, 20-22 September 2016, organized by the Space Studies Institute (SSI), will feature presentations by NASA
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Specialized microchips surgically implanted into patients’ brains registered significant improvements in their ability to form memories.
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https://www.labiotech.eu/medical/hiv-prevention-transgenic-rice/
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Researchers in Spain have created a strain of genetically-engineered rice that could provide a cheap alternative to produce medicines for HIV prevention.
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Researchers are investigating ways to use quantum physics to create un-hackable Internet networks and broadband.
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To create accurate artificial intelligence (AI) models, simulated data created by an algorithm is seeing increased utility.
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What is a medicine, really? From the days of aspirin from willow bark, medicine is as old as humanity itself: something humans have been discovering, designi...
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The creation of the first “living robots” could change how humans understand artificial intelligence (AI), approach healthcare, and preserve the environment.
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Stem cell injections may soon improve and potentially cure most spinal cord injuries.
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http://singularityhub.com/2015/07/20/forget-rocket-fuel-this-spaceplane-will-use-microwave-beams-to-reach-orbit/
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Researchers have already built exoskeletons for super strength and artificial eyes that let the blind see.
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Cases of Lyme disease are growing annually as the warming climate allows disease-carrying ticks to travel beyond their normal habitats.