#Jurassic World

Paleontologist Jack Horner Resumed His Consulting Duties For ‘Jurassic World’

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The famous paleontologist served as the basis for Dr. Alan Grant and helped with the first film. He came back to help out with the new film.

science

Hold All My Calls, A New Type Of Yeast Can Home-Brew Morphine And Codeine

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It's now possible to brew opioids using three new genetically-modified types of brewer's yeast.

#Craigslist

This Craigslist Ad Is Either ‘Fantastic Four’ Viral Marketing Or Fantastic Weirdness

It's absolutely not suspicious that the original poster wants to alter his DNA to avoid being accused of a crime.

MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY

We Can Now Genetically Engineer Muscular Dystrophy Out Of Mice

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Muscular dystrophy is a terrible disease... but we might be surprisingly close to a new, powerful treatment.

science

Genetic Engineering Just Made A Major Breakthrough

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For the first time, we've put an artifical chromosome inside a life form, and made it work.

SHEEP

Glow-In-The-Dark Sheep Are Now A Thing That Exists

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Hey shepherds! Keeping track of your sheep just got a lot easier...

WEIGHT LOSS

Does Anyone Know You Like The FDA?

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As a famously macho man, I don’t like anything that someone could even momentarily mistake as sissyesque.

Virtual Reality

Seven Technologies That Are Going to Kill Us All

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Across the centuries, many things have been predicted to end the world.

splice

“Cube” Director Remakes “Species”

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There are two kinds of summer movies: hugely expensive blockbusters, and cheesefests starring formerly respected actors who are just picking up a paycheck to support their heroin habit.


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