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Singularity University launches synthetic biology accelerator

The new program will give three initial companies a leg up in getting their startups off the ground. The accelerator will be modeled on those that traditionally work with tech and biotech startups.

By May. 17, 2012

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Fueling green tech with biology and Moore's Law

Investor Steve Jurvetson is bullish on green innovation because entrepreneurs can tap into the rapid advances in genetic engineering and IT.

By Sep. 28, 2011

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Art, biology, tech converge at The Lab (photos)

San Francisco art gallery, called The Lab, explores interactive art with a special emphasis on biotechnology.

8 Images By Sep. 24, 2010

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Dogs may pick up on emotions like you do, science says

Brain scans show that dogs are dying for a beer and secretly wish they were with Scarlett Johansson or Channing Tatum. Or, more precisely, that they react emotionally to sound, in very similar ways to humans.

By Feb. 21, 2014

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Zombie moss: Plant revives after 1,500 frozen years

Scientists pull a sample of moss out of an ancient deep-freeze and discover it was just waiting for a chance to grow again.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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3D-printed bio-shoes could repair themselves

It doesn't take long for avid runners to wear down a new pair of shoes. But some day runners and walkers alike may be able to pop protocell shoes into a vat of liquid to regenerate overnight.

By Dec. 12, 2013

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Adorable dino night light powered by algae

A 3D-printed dinosaur filled with bioluminescent algae glows in the dark, fueled by photosynthesis.

By Aug. 20, 2013

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Dog tail-wagging takes sides, scientists determine

Sometimes a tail wag isn't just a tail wag. A study delves into the meaning behind the direction dogs wag their tails.

By Nov. 1, 2013