Biopunk
Biopunk (a combination of "biotechnology" and "punk") is a technoprogressive movement advocating open access to genetic information.Biopunk hobbyists or biohackers experiment with DNA and other aspect...
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6-Letter DNA!
Scientists have created living bacteria with two extra letters of genetic code, nicknamed X, and Y for short. Help me make Sciencium: http://ve42.co/JoinUs F...
Experts Held a Secret Meeting to Consider Building a Human Genome From Scratch
Earlier this week, over a hundred scientists, lawyers, and entrepreneurs gathered to discuss the radical possibility of creating a synthetic human genome. Strangely, journalists were not invited, and ...
The Mysterious Thing About a Marvelous New Synthetic Cell
Scientists have created a bacterium with a minimal, life-sustaining genome, but they don’t know what a third of its genes do.
In Newly Created Life-Form, a Major Mystery
Scientists have created a synthetic organism that possesses only the genes it needs to survive. But they have no idea what roughly a third of those genes do.
Stanford Engineers Create Artificial Skin That Can Send Pressure Sensation To Brain Cell
Stanford engineers have created a plastic "skin" that can detect how hard it is being pressed and generate an electric signal to deliver this sensory input directly to a living brain cell. Zhenan Bao,...
The Next Bioweapon May be a Text File
In 2011, at a meeting in Malta, Dutch scientist Ron Fouchier announced that he had created a particularly dangerous strain of the H5N1 flu virus using the tools of synthetic biology. Unlike all previo...
Biology's Brave New World
In May 2010, the richest, most powerful man in biotechnology made a new creature. J. Craig Venter and his private-company team started with DNA and constructed a novel genetic sequence of more than on...
Synthetic biology - Synthetic Biology - Inventing the Future
The hottest new field in biotech is synthetic biology: Scientists can now re-program life at the cellular level, just like a computer program. Syn-bio expert...
Synthetic biology
Synthetic biology is an interdisciplinary branch of biology, combining disciplines such as biotechnology, evolutionary biology, molecular biology, systems biology and biophysics, and is in many ways r...
DIYbio
DIYbio (Do-It-Yourself biology) is a network of individuals from around the globe that aims to help make biology a worthwhile pursuit for citizen scientists, biohackers, amateur biologists, and do-it-...
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Cyberpunk derivatives
A number of cyberpunk derivatives have become recognized as distinct subgenres in speculative fiction. These derivatives, though they do not share cyberpunk's computers-focused setting, may display o...
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Final Fantasy VII
Final Fantasy VII (ファイナルファンタジーVII, Fainaru Fantajī Sebun) is a 1997 role-playing video game developed by Squaresoft. It is the seventh installment in the Final Fantasy series and the game is t...
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Frankenstein
Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus, is a novel written by English author Mary Shelley about the young student of scienceVictor Frankenstein, who creates a grotesque but sentient creature in an un...
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Genetic engineering in fiction
In literature and especially in science fiction, genetic engineering has been used as a theme or a plot device in many stories.
In his 1924 essay Daedalus, or Science and the Future, J. B. S. Hald...
Jurassic Park
Jurassic Park is an American media franchise consisting of novels, films, comics, and video games centering on a disastrous attempt to create a theme park of cloned dinosaurs. It began in 1990 when U...
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Respirocyte
Respirocytes are hypothetical, microscopic, artificial red blood cells that can emulate the function of its organic counterpart, only with 200 times the efficiency, so as to supplement or replace the ...
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Guided rat
A remotely guided rat, popularly called a ratbot or robo-rat, is a rat with electrodes implanted in the medial forebrain bundle (MFB) and sensorimotor cortex of its brain. They were developed in 2002 ...
In vitro meat
In vitro meat, also called victimless meat,cultured meat, tubesteak, cruelty-free meat, shmeat, and test-tube meat, is an animal-flesh product that has never been part of a living animal with exceptio...
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Synthetic genomics
Synthetic genomics is a nascent field of synthetic biology that uses aspects of genetic modification on pre-existing life forms with the intent of producing some product or desired behavior on the par...
Dark Angel (soundtrack)
Dark Angel is the soundtrack to the television series, Dark Angel. It was released on April 23, 2002 through Artemis Records and consisted of songs of the hip hop and R&B genre. The soundtrack pea...
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Lindstradt air rifle
The Lindstradt air rifle is a fictional rifle made in Sweden, used in Michael Crichton's novel The Lost World, and in the novel's film adaptation The Lost World: Jurassic Park directed by Steven Spiel...
Christopher Voigt
Christopher Voigt is an American synthetic biologist, molecular biophysicist, and engineer. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Biological Engineering] at the Massachusetts Institute of ...
Intelligence amplification
Intelligence amplification (IA) (also referred to as cognitive augmentation and machine augmented intelligence) refers to the effective use of information technology in augmenting human intelligence. ...