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Molecular robots latch onto cells, ID them for drugs

Formed of antibodies and DNA, these molecular automata could help design better drugs to fight cancer, autoimmune diseases.

By Jul. 29, 2013

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Animations show how you work at the molecular scale (video)

Drew Berry creates computer animations that bring to life biological processes of the human body at the molecular level. The results are mesmerizing.

By Jan. 17, 2012

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Playing molecular Legos with viruses

Researchers at UC Berkeley have turned a benign virus into a tool that assembles structures similar to collagen--a process that could be used to create complex tissues such as corneas and bones.

By Oct. 20, 2011

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DNA robots spin gold in molecular factory

Scientists have developed microscopic bots composed of DNA that can follow instructions and work together like an assembly line.

By May. 14, 2010

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Kickstarter science: beware the marketing hype

Yet another alleged "miracle" product has hit Kickstarter, but we're still some time away from a handheld food-analysing spectrometer.

By Apr. 30, 2014

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Stick an Aromafork in traditional cuisine

Molecule-R makes molecular gastronomy kits for everyday people. Their newest gadget makes scents where no scents have gone before.

By Mar. 28, 2014

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What are they drinking? Text message sent using...vodka

Using $100 worth of off-the-shelf electronics and sprays of alcohol, scientists sent the message 'O, Canada' a few meters across open space before it was decoded by a receiver.

By Dec. 20, 2013

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Google doodle honors birthday of biophysicist Rosalind Franklin

British X-ray crystallographer made great strides in our understanding of the molecular makeup of DNA and RNA but missed out on Nobel Prize.

By Jul. 24, 2013

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Rockaroo turns the infant swing into a high-tech gadget

The infant swing gets turned on its head and stocked with sensors to keep baby happy.

By Jan. 31, 2014

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Designer brings science to the kitchen

The science of cooking gets a new meaning with these prototype appliances inspired by CERN equipment.

By Jan. 29, 2014