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    Scientists Find DNA Clues That Show How Humans Are Evolving Right Now

    Evolution never really stops, so it stands to reason that we humans are still undergoing evolutionary changes. Now some researchers have figured out how, finding evidence in the human genome that our fertility and heart function is changing. Natural selection isn’t like ...
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    20+ Science Facts We Didn’t Know at The Start of 2017

    1. The speed of gravity is pretty much identical to the speed of light! This year, for the first time ever, scientists were able to photograph a collision between two neutron stars. By conducting simultaneous optical and gravitational wave observations, they were able to ...
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    Rewriting Life 2017 Was the Year of Gene-Therapy Breakthroughs

    Gene-fixing treatments have now cured a number of patients with cancer and rare diseases. It was a notable year for gene therapy. The first such treatments in the U.S. came to market this year after winning approval from the Food ...
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    Augmenting Your Nervous System. . . With iPhones

    Connected implants merging humans with technology – an opportunity for business? Speaking to a room of intrigued listeners at Disruption Summit Europe 2017, Scott Cohen stated that merging the human body with technology was completely logical. As a cyborg himself, he ...
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    This Tiny Device Can Scan For Skin Cancer At A Fraction Of The Current Cost

    sKan is an inexpensive device that can detect skin cancer at its early stages. The device creates heat maps to identify abnormalities in the skin often associated with melanoma, treatment for which has a higher success rate if detected early. Skin cancer is the ...
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    Neck Hammock Pain Relieving Device

    Find relief from pain when you have the Neck Hammock Pain Relieving Device. Designed by a licensed physical therapist, this system can help diminish the pain along your neck in just 10 minutes. Simple to use, the Neck Hammock is a cervical ...
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    Resilient Genes: Engineering Patients’ Immune Cells to Treat their Cancers

    The FDA has for the first time approved a treatment that uses a patient’s own genetically modified cells to attack a type of leukemia, opening the door to what the agency calls “a new frontier” in medicine. For years, the foundations ...
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    Twrist And Sweat

    Twrist (yes, you’ll be mouthing that name for a minute) is a fitness concept aimed just at the ladies. These adjustable dumbbells allow users to start lifting with light weights and gradually increase as they progress. The basic dumbbell weighs ...
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    Exoskeletal Exercise in Space

    What could an astronaut and ballet dancer possibly have in common? The answer is in their movement! In space, astronauts move almost as if they’re dancing between one place and another as they float around in zero gravity. Inspired by ...