Scientists successfully print first 3D heart from human cells
Hope rises for heart transplant patients after ground-breaking innovation. In about a decade from now, scientists hope to have man-made hearts suitable for transplant into humans after scientists in Israel unveiled a 3D print of a heart, complete with tissues and vessels.
Scientists in Israel unveil first 3D print of heart with human tissue
Scientists in Israel unveil a 3D print of a heart with human tissue and vessels calling it a first and "major medical breakthrough" that advances possibilities for transplants.
Scientists develop contraceptive jewelry to prevent pregnancies
Scientists from the Georgia Institute of Technology have developed a novel form of birth control that's literally as simple as putting on an earring.
Nigeria approves its first genetically modified food crop
Nigerian scientists have approved the country's first genetically modified food crop. The pest-resistant cowpea got approval after nearly a decade of research.
Another 51 whales die in latest New Zealand mass stranding
It is the fifth incident of this kind to happen in less than a week. Scientists believe the strandings were not linked, and say a variety of factors could have caused them.
Climate change: 2018 set to be one of hottest ever years
Global temperatures are set to far overshoot an international target to limit the increase, UN scientists say. Another expert study warns of the health risk posed to vulnerable people by the growing number of heatwaves.
Scientists discover ancient iceman's final meal
Scientists have found out what an ancient iceman ate before he died.
This man rewrites the genetic code of animals
Aided by recent discoveries, scientists are now manipulating the DNA of all kinds of organisms. Dan Carlson helped develop dairy cattle that never grow horns. His hope: eliminating a painful procedure millions of calves undergo each year.
NASA releases stunning low flyover over Jupiter's North Pole in 3-D
Scientists released this animation of a low flyover over Jupiter. It shows the cyclones and anticyclones on the planet’s polar regions. The data from Juno’s InfraRed Auroral Mapper (JIRAM) instrument was used to create a 3-D fly-around of the planet’s north pole.