Glowing trees will take awhile to make, but you can already preorder seeds of a glow-in-the-dark Arabidopsis, a little flowering plant of a mustard family.
Someday, restaurants will serve wood chips the same way they now serve mashed potatoes and grits. Also on the menu will be corn stems, husks and other unappetizing plant parts....
With the latest computer tools, biologists can write their own genetic code and turn it into life.
The 100-trillion-strong human microbiome is so critical to our health that our future dating profiles may read something like “non-smokers and those with high Lactobacillus...
Food & Drink
It’s a small world after all, but one needs a big appetite to savor Disney’s six thousand item repertoire. You may be curious how your favorite dishes are invented and how to...
The grass is always greener on Jackson Madnick’s lawn: green in a drought and green when it emerges from under the snow. It sounds too good to be true, but Madnick may have...
In just a few years, patients may be able to grow their own bones from stem cells, say scientists with Columbia University's Biomedical Engineering Lab.