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Growing A New Nose With Old Tissue

By | Sun, 04/13/2014 - 14:22

"Tissue engineering" allows surgeons to repair nose defects with grafts grown from the patient's own tissue.

cervical cancer

3D-Printed Cancer Tumor Model Helps Scientists Study Treatments

By | Sat, 04/12/2014 - 17:41

Scientists say they've improved a technique to print a 3-dimensional model of a cancerous growth, which will allow the investigation of potential drug therapies.


10 Little-Known Facts About Human Evolution [VIDEO]

By | Fri, 04/11/2014 - 17:24

Human evolution has produced a lot of amazing things, but that doesn't mean some aren't totally bizarre.


This Software Is Almost Too Good At Showing How Your Child Will Age [PHOTOS & VIDEO]

By | Fri, 04/11/2014 - 13:09

The novelty of age progression software never gets old, and now it's even better.


Lab-Grown Vaginas Successfully Implanted In 4 Teenage Girls

By | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 18:30

Scientists have successfully implanted lab-grown vaginal organs into four women, who now enjoy normal, pain-free function.


Could This 'Body Hack' App Be A Cure For Jet Lag?

By | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 17:00

Entrain, a new "body hack" app from the University of Michigan, promises to help travelers and shift workers fight fatigue.


American Teens Can’t Get Enough Of Apple Products

By | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 14:50

A recent Survey by Piper Jaffray reveals that 61 percent of American teenagers currently own an Apple iPhone, and out of teens who own a tablet, 61 percent own an iPad.


Science May Soon 3D Print Its First Human Heart

By | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 14:18

Though in its early stages, scientists are attempting to print a 3D heart, and critics believe that it will be decades before a transplant ever makes it into an actual human being.


How Google Glass Helped Save One Man's Life [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 10:39

Google Glass isn't commercially available yet, but one Boston hospital has already used it to save a patient's life.


Scientists Develop A Safer And Cheaper Method For Blood Transfusion

By | Thu, 04/10/2014 - 00:00

Scientists in France have developed a new technique for blood transfusions that will not only decrease the risk of complications but also lower the costs for blood banks.


Close-Up Of These Vocal Cords As They Sing Is Cringeworthy [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 17:04

This video of a laryngoscopy displays a close-up of a quartet's vocal cords as they sing.


Twitter Will End Your Relationship If You're Not Careful

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 16:54

Increasing use of social media in everyday life is leading many people to focus more on their Twitter account than their partner, putting them at risk for heartbreak.

Skin cell Gun

What Happened To The Skin Cell Gun? [WARNING: GRAPHIC VIDEO CONTENT]

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 15:02

The Skin Cell Gun supposedly cut down healing time for burn patients by weeks.


Have A Slow Metabolism? Let Science Speed It Up For You

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 14:00

Weight loss tip #1: Be born with good genetics.

Google Glass Houston Zoo

Google Glass Helps Sick Kids Visit The Zoo [VIDEO]

By | Wed, 04/09/2014 - 12:21

Jayden suffers from type 1 diabetes and is unable to leave his hospital bed. With the help of Google Glass, he is able to "visit" the Houston zoo.