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New Type Of Stem Cell Could Make It Easier To Grow Human Organs

Posted in Science on 8th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

The 'region-specific' pluripotent cells are easier to grow in vitro and graft into an embryo when injected into the right spot.

Out Of Control Russian Spacecraft Burns Up In Earth's Atmosphere

Posted in Science on 8th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

The Russian space agency says that its out-of-control spacecraft has burnt up as it re-entered the Earth's atmosphere.

Here's How We'll Terraform Mars With Microbes

Posted in Science on 8th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Could our planet's toughest microbes change the face of Mars?

Scientists Turn An IPhone Into A Blood Parasite Detector

Posted in Science on 7th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

A team at UC Berkeley has adapted its iPhone microscope project to identify blood parasites in under three minutes.

Global Carbon Dioxide Levels Break 400ppm Milestone

Posted in Science on 7th May, 2015
by Alex Muller

Concentrations of CO2 greenhouse gas in the atmosphere reached record global average in March, figures show, in a stark signal ahead of Paris climate talks.