3-D printing
Hip to be Square
Hip to be Square
Amanda B. Keener | Jul 6, 2015
Scientists use 3-D printing and computer modeling to demonstrate the advantages of the seahorse’s non-cylindrical tail.
Behavior Brief
Behavior Brief
Amanda B. Keener | Jul 6, 2015
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
<em>The Scientist</em> on The Pulse, March 21
The Scientist on The Pulse, March 21
Kerry Grens | Mar 24, 2014
Big Bang ripples, ancient moss revived, and lab-made heart tissue
Opinion: I Want My Kidney
Opinion: I Want My Kidney
Shipra Agrawal | Nov 7, 2013
With the advent of xenotransplantation, tissues made from cell-seeded scaffolds, and 3-D-printing, custom-made organs must be right around the corner.
Week in Review: October 7–11
Week in Review: October 7–11
Jef Akst | Oct 11, 2013
Nobels awarded for vesicle trafficking and computational chemistry; building 3-D microbial communities; mislabeled microbes cause retractions
Building 3-D Microbial Communities
Building 3-D Microbial Communities
Jef Akst | Oct 7, 2013
Researchers apply a 3-D printing technique to structure populations of bacteria in a three-dimensional environment.
You Are <em>When</em> You Eat
You Are When You Eat
Mary Beth Aberlin | Sep 1, 2013
Circadian time zones and metabolism
Printing Ears
Printing Ears
Kate Yandell | Sep 1, 2013
Cornell University biomedical engineer Lawrence Bonassar 3-D prints ears using “ink” that contains living cells.
Printing Life
Printing Life
Kate Yandell | Sep 1, 2013
3-D printing allows tissue engineers to fabricate more-complex shapes and to precisely mix biological materials.
Organs on Demand
Organs on Demand
Kate Yandell | Sep 1, 2013
3-D printing has made inroads in the clinic, but constructing functional complex organs still faces major hurdles.