Arjun Reddy

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Hearts can now survive outside of the human body

Heart Safe Box<p>Conventional methods of heart transplantation require that a donated organ reach its recipient within four hours of removal. Now, …

Medicine

Ikea has debuted an indoor farm that grows greens 3 times as fast as in a garden

Ikea is known for its flat-pack kitchen tables, islands, and cabinets.<p>Now the home-furnishings retailer is experimenting with a product that would allow it to harvest salad greens in-store.<p>Space10, Ikea's innovation lab, has designed a prototype of a mini-farm that can grow greens and herbs indoors.<p>…

This Fungus Discovered In A Pakistani Landfill Likes To Eat Plastic

Polyester polyurethane makes a delicious meal for the Aspergillus tubingensis fungus, offering a potential solution to some of our insane plastic problem.<p>Out of all the plastic ever made–an estimated 8.3 billion metric tons–most of it still exists as waste in some form, whether that’s in a landfill …

Pollution

Researchers Have Developed Microchips That Behave Like Brain Cells

"Holy grail" of computing.<p>The human brain is used as a comparison for how computer's function. But, honestly, computers are nothing like human …

Best Ever Chocolate Zucchini Banana Bread

Steps<p>1<p>Done<p>Preheat oven to 350° F. Spray a 5x9 loaf pan with non-stick spray, set aside.<p>2<p>Done<p>In a medium mixing bowl, whisk together cocoa, flour, …

Insulin resistance cause found, reversed in animal study

UC San Diego scientists say they've discovered a cause of insulin resistance — a hallmark of type 2 diabetes — and reversed it in mice.<p>If the study …

Diabetes

Synthetic muscle breakthrough could lead to 'lifelike' robots

A breakthrough in soft robotics means scientists are now one step closer to creating lifelike machines. Researchers at Columbia Engineering have developed a 3D printed synthetic tissue that can act as active muscle. The material, which can push, pull, bend, and twist (thanks to its use of silicone …

Orange Cranberry Zucchini Bread Recipe

This delicious zucchini bread is flavored with orange zest and cinnamon along with dried cranberries and optional chopped nuts. Sour cream adds to …

Recipes

Crockpot Spicy Chicken Tortilla Soup.

Hi, hi! Happy Mexican soup Monday!The post Crockpot Spicy Chicken Tortilla Soup. appeared first on Half Baked Harvest.

Cooking

A brain implant for restoring sight will enter clinical trials

Second Sight, the company that created the first artificial retina for people with a certain form of blindness, is now testing a brain implant called …

Vegan Fried Rice with Ginger, Bok Choy, and Peas Recipe on Food52

<b>Author Notes:</b> A quick, easy, and endlessly versatile weeknight supper, and the best reason ever to keep some leftover rice around at all times. —Gena Hamshaw<p><b>Serves: 4</b><p>1 cup short- or medium-grain brown rice<br>• 1 tablespoon plus 2 teaspoons coconut or peanut oil, divided<br>• 2 cups water<br>• salt<br>• 1 cup chopped …

Pasta with Tomatoes, Garlic, Basil, and Brie Recipe on Food52

• 3/4 pound Brie (triple cream if you can get it)<br>• 4 medium ripe-as-can-be tomatoes<br>• 2 medium cloves garlic<br>• 1/2 cup loosely packed basil leaves, cleaned and dried<br>• 1/2 cup plus 2 tablespoons excellent olive oil<br>• Kosher or sea salt and freshly ground pepper<br>• 1 pound curly pasta (I like cavatappi)<p>Put the Brie in …

Chai-Spiced Banana Bread

5 stars based on 53 votes<p>Chai is the actual word for tea in many countries but when we say chai in the States, we’re usually referring to Masala …

Pumpkin Bread

5 stars based on 673 votes<p>My grandmother clipped this pumpkin bread recipe from a magazine over 50 years ago. It’s the oldest recipe in my family and …

29 Asian Noodle Recipes You'll Want to Slurp Up Immediately

You’ll find about a bajillion (only a slight exaggeration) recipes for pasta on Greatist, but today we’re shifting our noodle love to another …

Healthy Eating

Slow-Cooker Vegetable Minestrone

Make the soup:<p>Place all the ingredients except the zucchini in a 5-quart or larger slow cooker and stir to combine. Cover and cook on the LOW setting …

Is This the Easiest Vegetarian Chili Ever?

Recipes

6 Delicious Soba Noodle Recipes

1<p>Soba Noodle Veggie Bowl With Tahini Dressing<p>This build-your-own noodle bowl is just as fun to assemble as it is to eat. Don’t skimp on the creamy …

Slow Cookers

Insect eyes could hold the key to durable perovskite solar cells

A team of scientists from Stanford University has discovered a method of constructing perovskite solar cells with enhanced durability by taking …

Clean Energy

The story of how discarded orange peels turbocharged a Costa Rican forest

Sixteen years after a controversial biodegradation plan allowed 1,000 truckloads of orange peels to be unloaded onto a barren, deforested area of …

Costa Rica

UK scientists create world’s smallest surgical robot to start a hospital revolution

British-built Versius device will slash costs, improve patient recovery times and help speed up keyhole surgery<p>British scientists have developed the world’s smallest surgical robot which could transform everyday operations for tens of thousands of patients.<p>From a converted pig shed in the …

Stephen Hawking

New device can heal with a single touch, and even repair brain injuries

A new device developed at The Ohio State University can start healing organs in a "fraction of a second," researchers say.<p>The technology, known as Tissue Nanotransfection (TNT), has the potential to save the lives of car crash victims and even deployed soldiers injured on site. It's a dime-sized …

Ohio State University

Octopus research shows that consciousness isn’t what makes humans special

Whether or not octopuses should be viewed as charming or terrifying very much depends on your personal perspective. But it’s hard to deny their intelligence.<p>Octopuses can squirt water at an annoyingly bright bulb until it short-circuits. They can tell humans apart (even those who are wearing the …

Consciousness

Neuroscientist explains how your brain hallucinates your conscious reality

In this recently released TED Talk, neuroscientist Anil Seth explains the intricacies of human consciousness and how we all are constantly …

Scientists May Have Just Created the Most Absorbent Solar Cell Ever

The Solar Panel of the Future<p>Scientists have developed a solar cell that is capable of converting direct sunlight into electricity with 44.5 percent …

Clean Energy

Slow Cooker Cashew Chicken

<i>An amazing slow cooker meal that is way better than takeout! The chicken is breaded to perfection and the sauce is full of flavor! The cashews hidden</i> …

We're Another Step Closer to Growing Replacement Body Organs

Stem cell secrets revealed.<p>Scientists just made a significant step toward the goal of growing replacement human organs by identifying that a protein …

Stem Cells

Algorithm spots abnormal heart rhythms with doctor-like accuracy

While not all arrhythmias are fatal or even dangerous, it's still a cause for concern. Some, after all, could cause heart failure and cardiac arrest, and a lot of people with abnormal heart rhythms don't even show symptoms. A team of researchers from Stanford University might have found a way to …

Medicine

This Mini Wind Turbine Can Power Your Home in a Gentle Breeze

The first time you see a Nemoi wind turbine, you may not realize it’s a turbine at all. A white and silver metallic structure about the size of a …