Esteban Pena

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Breath Test for Esophageal, Gastric Cancer Proves a Breakthrough

A breath test to detect esophageal and gastric cancer – and eventually put an end to more invasive procedures – has lived up to its breakthrough …

Gay Tortoises, Sneezing Iguanas and a View of Paradise in the Galapagos Islands

It is very hot and very silent, and my head is being forced into the salty water. As my eyes adjust, an underwater cave comes into focus. Sunlight …

Galapagos

Local app company acquired by Apple to stay in Vancouver

A Vancouver company called Buddybuild just announced that they’ve been acquired by Apple.<p>They’re one of the local tech companies you don’t hear much …

Apps

Breakthrough of the Year 2017

Breakthrough of the year<p>Cosmic convergence<p>The merger of two neutron stars captivated thousands of observers and fulfilled multiple astrophysical …

Space

With CRISPR, geneticists have a powerful new weapon in the battle against ALS

For many people today, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, aka ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease, is most commonly linked with both the fundraising Ice Bucket …

A new implant heals broken legs by transforming into real bone

New Bones<p>When a bone breaks, medical devices and objects like screws and pins are often used to hold the pieces together while the bone heals. But …

The 20 Coolest Gadgets of 2017

Another hellish year on this mortal plane is about to come to a conclusion. Soon, hopefully, the abject mediocrity will fade and we’ll forget …

15 Documentaries on Netflix That Will Make You A Better Person

As the holidays approach, your mind might begin to drift towards self-improvement. Many New Year’s resolutions are broken every year because people …

13 essential vegetarian restaurants in Vancouver

Vegetarian eats have become the norm in Vancouver, and whether they are new or have been around for decades, this city’s got a plethora of stellar …

Gluten-Free

Human Mini-Brains Growing Inside Rat Bodies Are Starting to Integrate

"We are entering totally new ground here."<p>Stem cell technology has advanced so much that scientists can grow miniature versions of human brains — …