A vegan-cheese project on Indiegogo aims to replicate cheese from cows' milk without involving any mammals.
A protein in octopus skin is similar to a light-detecting protein found in the eye, enabling the cephalopods' amazing camouflage skills.
Appliance Science takes a look at what makes up that most humble of kitchen staples, the common egg.
Scientists have identified structures that appear to be red blood cells and collagen-like fibres in dinosaur bones dating back to the Cretaceous.
A team of Italian scientists turns ordinary spiders into super-spiders that can produce a web with fibers stronger than Kevlar. Hopefully the finding will also lead to a better Spider-Man movie.
That's right, opossums. Tests show that their superpower to resist snake venom could be harnessed to save thousands of lives.
A PhD student developing a new drug that could improve chemotherapy treatment and patient survival rates has described his research over some sick beats.
Ultrasound technology could provide a non-invasive way of treating Alzheimer's disease after researchers successfully restore memories to mice.
By silencing a mechanism that allows cancer cells to reject anti-cancer drugs, a new breakthrough out of MIT and Harvard could dramatically increase the efficacy of treatment.
Fitness apparel giant Under Armour is looking to bolster its tech presence with the purchase of two popular health-tracking apps.