New machine drops genome sequencing cost to $1000, Illumina says
Human genome sequencing is a lengthy and costly process. However, that may soon be a thing of the past. Illumina has recently announced its
Google’s Location History Browser Is A Minute-By-Minute Map Of Your Life...
Quick! Where were you last Tuesday at 6:35 PM? If you’re anything like me, your answer is probably along the lines of “I… have absolutely no
Novel Middle East virus may take more than a week to sicken victims
The unfolding mysteries of the illness known as Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus already have the makings of an epidemiological
No shit: can fecal transplants save 14,000 lives a year?
For Rhiannon Maher, the suffering began last August. Maher, then a 20-year-old college student, had recently been hospitalized for colitis a
MacMost Now 867: Using Google Calendars With Mac and iOS
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Deadly Man-Made Flu Won't Kill Everyone Unless It Escapes From the Lab
By tweaking the H5N1 bird flu virus a bit, a Netherlands-based virologist and his crew have created a highly contagious version that, if eve
Photo of a Nuclear Explosion Less than 1 Millisecond After Detonation
This might look like some kind of microscopic organism, but it's actually a high-speed photograph of a nuclear explosion. It was captured le