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Taste Beyond The Tongue

Cheesecake-Filled Banana Bread

This ain't your granny's banana bread.<p><b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>Banana Bread<br>2 ripe bananas<br>1 large egg, beaten<br>½ cup light brown sugar<br>¼ cup granulated sugar<br>½ cup butter, softened<br>1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>¼ cup Greek yogurt<br>1 cup all-purpose flour<br>Pinch of salt<br>1 teaspoon baking soda<p>Cream Cheese Filling<br>1 large egg<br>4 …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

CRISPR Moves Us a Step Closer to Quashing HIV

via pixabay.com/lisichik<p>The genetic scalpel is back in the news again. This time, because a team of researchers in China have published a paper …

Genetics

Scientists have eliminated HIV in mice using CRISPR

An important breakthrough has been made in the eradication of AIDs. Scientists have found they can successfully snip out the HIV virus from mouse cells using CRISPR/Cas9 technology.<p>Right now patients with the deadly virus must use a toxic concoction of anti-retroviral medications to suppress the …

Genetics

Gene-Editing Technology Has Successfully Targeted Cancer's "Command Centre"

CRISPR is killing it.<p>The CRISPR gene-editing tool has already shown a lot of potential for helping doctors treat the most stubborn diseases, and now …

Hasselhoff-bot stars in AI-scripted film

First the algorithms came for our jobs, then our pickup lines and now they're writing screenplays.<p>An artificial intelligence that named itself Benjamin wrote David Hasselhoff's dialogue for "It's No Game," a science-fiction short film starring Hasselhoff as the Hoffbot (dressed in a gold smoking …

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Elon Musk isn't so thrilled with NASA's biggest budget ever

NASA received the sign-off Tuesday from President Donald Trump on a $19.5 billion budget bill.<p>The legislation also mandates that the US space agency pursue human exploration of Mars in the 2030s and specifically targets 2033 for a human spaceflight mission to the Red Planet.<p>The NASA Authorization …

Space Science

Trump Announces Return of National Space Council

President Donald Trump signed the NASA Transition Authorization Act of 2017 on Tuesday, and while many celebrated the fact that NASA’s Earth Science …

Donald Trump