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Chinese scientist claims to have created 'world's first genetically edited babies'

A Chinese researcher claims he helped make the world's first genetically edited babies - twin girls whose DNA he said he altered with a powerful new tool capable of rewriting the very blueprint of life.<p>If true, it would be a profound leap of science and ethics.<p>A US scientist said he took part in …

Molecular Biology

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Immune System

Bacteriophage: A solution to our antibiotics problem? How we can us a virus to fight bacterial infection

<i>by Veerasak “Jeep” Srisuknimit<br>figures by Jovana Andrejevic</i><p>Our time with antibiotics is running out. In 2016, a woman in Nevada died from a bacterial …

He was dying. Antibiotics weren't working. Then doctors tried a forgotten treatment.

Looking for news you can trust?<br>Subscribe to our free newsletters.<p>Steffanie Strathdee hunched over her laptop, fretting. She barely noticed the …

The viruses that may save humanity

One day in the future, a dose of a “ninja virus” might just save your life.<p>It was the early 1890s, and Ernest Hankin was studying cholera outbreaks along the banks of the Ganges. As the locals dumped their dead in the holy water, the river should have quickly transformed into a poisonous spring of …

The Perfect Predator: A Scientist's Race to Save Her Husband from a Deadly Superbug: A Memoir Kindle Edition

Epidemiologist Steffanie Strathdee and her husband, psychologist Tom Patterson, were vacationing in Egypt when Tom came down with a stomach bug. What …

Novel nanocrystals reduce X-ray radiation dose, while upping the resolution

X-rays are one of the most commonly used medical imaging tools. And while no-one is likely to reach the 10,000 X-ray lifetime limit (100 mSv) …

The world’s strongest MRI machines are pushing human imaging to new limits

Researchers look to scanners with 10.5-tesla magnets and beyond for unprecedented detail about the brain.<p>On a cold morning in Minneapolis last …

Microsoft pulls Windows 10 October Update (version 1809)

Microsoft cites problems with the latest update package deleting user files.<p>Microsoft has paused the rollout of Windows 10 October 2018 Update …

The inventor of the World Wide Web has unveiled a plan for a new secure internet

<b>Why it matters:</b> The internet is not what its founder, Tim Berners-Lee, wanted it to be. It has finally exploded into his dream of an open resource …

8 predictions for the near-future of artificial intelligence

At this year’s Annual Meeting of the New Champions (AMNC) in Tianjin, China, PwC unveiled a report detailing eight significant predictions for the …

To Scale Your Business, You Must Embrace A Niche

Almost every thought-leader and hotshot CEO who made it big did so by focusing on one crucial aspect of their business: they embraced their niche. Whether you’re a young upstart launching a new blog, or an ambitious entrepreneur growing an online business or startup, the more laser-focused you are …

Need More Hours Every Day to Grow Your Business? Then Quit These 7 Time Wasters

Between checking Twitter and jetting off to client meetings, where do you find time to run the business?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The entrepreneurial life is busy, which means you can’t afford to waste time on tasks that don’t lead to results. That doesn’t mean …

Apple's Budget iPhone Has Groundbreaking Bezel Technology

We all know which is the most exciting model out of all Apple’s upcoming new iPhones, and it will also be the cheapest. The cost savings, however, were meant to come with one major compromise. But now this phone seems almost too good to be true…<p>In a fascinating new report, acclaimed Japanese …

Tiny Microlino EV now street legal in Europe, moving into production

Initially revealed back in early 2016, the Microlino promised a new electric interpretation of the classic 1950s bubble car, the BMW Isetta. After …

The self-driving cars hitting the road in Texas today are unlike any we’ve seen before

Drive.ai’s vehicles have four external LED screens to communicate messages to pedestrians<p>There’s a very different-looking kind of self-driving car on the streets of Texas today. Instead of the spotless white look of the autonomous cars owned by Waymo or Cruise Automation, these vehicles are …

10 companies hiring for remote jobs where you can literally work from anywhere

The majority of remote jobs require workers to live in specific regions or locations, but these 10 companies let you work remotely without geographic …

Awesome Tech You Can’t Buy Yet: boozed-filled ski poles and crypto piggy banks

<i>At any given moment, there are approximately a zillion different crowdfunding campaigns happening on the web. Take a stroll through Kickstarter or</i> …

Technology

4 Rules To Survive The Coming Worldwide Debt Default

Over the last two months I made the case (summarized here) for a coming worldwide debt default/restructuring/financial engineering. Call it whatever you want, but it won’t be good.<p>While I think we have a few years, I see little chance we can escape some kind of painful reckoning, which I believe …

Want to work in tech? You don’t need to know how to code - Los Angeles Times

You don’t need to know Python to work at Amazon. In today’s job market, technology companies are increasingly seeking employees without technical backgrounds.<p>More than four in 10 tech jobs are nontechnical, according to a new report from Glassdoor. And while 57% of open positions require technical …

Los Angeles

Microsoft debuts free quantum computer programming katas

Microsoft yesterday announced the release of Quantum Katas, a self-paced programming project that teaches developers how to write code for quantum computers.<p>Quantum Katas, as the name implies, are coding katas from Microsoft that teach beginning developers the fundamentals of the company’s quantum …

Quantum Computing

The False Tale of Amazon's Industry-Conquering Juggernaut

Amazon is one of the largest and most formidable companies in the world. It’s run with brutal efficiency, a keen focus on keeping its customers …

Car dealers don't want you to have electric vehicles

The <i>Nature Energy</i> analysis shows that salespeople steer people away from EVs to get them behind the wheel of a traditional gasoline car. Because plug-in vehicle technology is still new, and people’s experience at a car dealership influences their decision, the dismissive attitude of dealers towards …

IQs Are Falling All Over The World — Could This Be Why?

With all of the improvements in education and technology, we must be getting smarter as a society, right? As it turns out, we might actually be …

In about 20 years, half the population will live in eight states

In response to Post opinion writer Paul Waldman’s essay about the current power of the minority in American politics, the American Enterprise Institute’s Norman Ornstein offered a stunning bit of data on Twitter.<p>In broad strokes, Ornstein is correct.<p>The Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service of …

Watch Elon Musk's Thai cave rescue submarine in action

The submarine is small enough to fit through narrow gaps, measuring just 12 inches in diameter.

Short of Workers, Fast-Food Restaurants Turn to Robots

Flippy the burger chef doesn’t complain about the drudgery of grill work and never leaves the kitchen<p>By<p>Julie Jargon and<p>Julie Jargon<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@juliejargon<p>Julie.Jargon@wsj.com<p>Eric Morath<p>Eric Morath<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@EricMorath<p>Eric.Morath@wsj.com<p>John Miller, chief …

Fast Food

These are the 5 “super skills” you need for jobs of the future

Work is changing, so to stay ahead you’ll need to master these skills that you probably didn’t learn in college.<p>Chances are your job description has changed over the past five years. Or maybe your role didn’t even exist a short time ago. The workplace of today and the future looks quite different …

The Future

The Shift From 4G to 5G Will Change Just About Everything

Telecom experts are going so far as to herald the arrival of 5G as the advent of the fourth industrial revolution. There are an ever-expanding number …