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Mail-Order CRISPR Kits Allow Absolutely Anyone to Hack DNA

“We aren’t going to get sick, are we?” my roommate Brett asked me. He cringed as I knelt down and stuffed a plate of <i>E. coli</i> bacteria—which came as …

11 Amazing Feats the Gene-Editing Tool CRISPR Just Made Possible

In 2017, CRISPR has brought unparalleled advancements in genetic engineering.<p>The CRISPR//Cas9 gene editing tool has quickly earned a reputation as a revolutionary technology, and its merits support the clout. This year has, in fact, seen so many CRISPR-related breakthroughs that it’s worthwhile to …

Genetics

The Promise of CRISPR

CRISPR is the latest rock-star medical technology that promises to revolutionize medicine. Let's take a look at the hype and the reality.

Sickle-Cell Patients See Hope in CRISPR - MIT Technology Review

Hertz Nazaire is a soft-spoken artist who likes to paint in bright colors, with subjects like rainbow palm leaves and dancing women in twirling …

Genetic Engineering

Coding may not be all it's cracked up to be when it comes to getting a job in the future

Coding is, apparently, the new language we all need to learn. It's billed as essential by the likes of Bill Gates and Stephen Hawking.<p>General Motors …

Stephen Hawking

How I Built a Fully Functional Deep Learning Neural Network Chatbot Platform (NLU Engine) In Under…

For the last year or so I have been working on a number of Artificial Intelligence programs, covering computer vision and natural linguistics among …

Machine Learning

Discover why Python is an essential programming language

If you dream of earning big bucks as a programmer, you’ll need a broad knowledge of popular programming languages. Most experts would agree that …

Arduino Create Now Available For Chrome Systems

Arduino enthusiasts that have been patiently waiting for Arduino Create to be supported on systems running Google’s Chrome OS will be pleased to know …

MIT and Google researchers have made AI that can link sound, sight, and text to understand the world

If we ever want future robots to do our bidding, they’ll have to understand the world around them in a complete way—if a robot hears a barking noise, what’s making it? What does a dog look like, and what do dogs need?<p>AI research has typically treated the ability to recognize images, identify …

Artificial Intelligence

Ohm? Don’t Forget Kirchhoff!

It is hard to get very far into electronics without knowing Ohm’s law. Named after [Georg Ohm] it describes current and voltage relationships in …

You'll have never seen a house like this one before! (with floor plans)

We love finding exciting and innovative new architecture to show you and today, we might have found the most unusual example of a luxury family home, …

Family of Driver Killed in Tesla Crash in China Seeks Court Investigation

Driver Gao Yaning’s family believes Model S’s Autopilot function was engaged at time of fatal January collision<p>SHANGHAI—A Chinese man whose son was killed while driving a Tesla Motors Inc. vehicle applied to a local Beijing court to investigate whether the car’s Autopilot driving system was engaged.<p>…

Tesla

Flipboard makes its way to the desktop with Flipboard for the Web

Flipboard, the popular news aggregator, has just announced Flipboard for the Web, allowing you to view all of your news and stories from the desktop. It’s simple and exactly what you’d expect: sign in with your Flipboard account, and all of your personalized topics are ready to be seen. The new …