Spinach Leaf Transformed Into Beating Human Heart Tissue

By Shariqua Ahmed Innovations like 3-D printing have enabled scientists to make significant progress in manufacturing various bioengineered organs and tissues. However, the one organ that has been hard to replicate is the human heart. That’s because current technology is unable to create the network of … Continue reading

Dutch Scientists Declare “Martian” And “Lunar” Crops Safe For Earthlings

By Kim Bussing It may appear strange to hear that crops are making headlines. But this is no ordinary produce — these fruits and vegetables have been grown in simulated Martian and lunar soil! While that in itself makes them … Continue reading

Crafty Butterfly Disguises Its Pupa To Resemble The World’s Most Venomous Snake

by Alexis Baro Snakes are amongst the most feared animals in the world. The sight of the slithering reptiles can send even the bravest human or animal scampering for safety. One clever butterfly species has figured out how to capitalize on … Continue reading