Artificial blood ‘will be manufactured in factories’
By Tanjil Rashid, telegraph.co.uk
Wellcome Trust-funded stem cell research has produced red blood cells fit for transfusion into humans, paving the way for the mass production of blood
It is the stuff of gothic science fiction: men in white coats in factories of blood and…
#Blood, always known to be the #source of life, is now almost ready to be made in #labs. Now #vampires don’t have to attack us anymore!
Anyone can build a castle with sand, but can you build a castle on sand? Artist and photographer Vik Muniz collaborated with MIT researcher Marcelo Coelho to engrave a castle onto a single granule of sand.Read more…
Scipoem idea: science (technology) and art are highly intertwined with one another, each opening unimaginable possibilities for the other.
The first time snow fell so consistently,
I furiously pour salt into my soup.
The recently revealed road turns white,
and the broccoli is not so bland.
There isn’t even time for the snow plows
I finished another meal.
Maybe they’ll just wait for spring time.
But I’ve got another round to wash.
It’s the fear of letting go
that holds you
because you can’t imagine
how terminal velocity can help,
crashing onto the ground as a meteor,
would lead you ultimately in shambles.
and heat up the sand to glass
shaping it however you want
for the progeny to savour.
What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?
By Eric Barker, time.com
1) Get out in nature
You probably seriously underestimate how important this is. (Actually, there’s research that says you do.) Being in nature reduces stress, makes you morecreative, improves your memory and may even make yo…
Things to do to stay happy. How much of this is scientifically justifiable?
I can no longer stand
on hard soil without
sand is my new medium.
All that is left on the bulletin
board are the staples used
to affix transient moments,
epitaphs above the grave.