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Image of the Day
Image of the Day: Colorful Butterfly-Bot
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Apr 5, 2018
Scientists engineered biomaterials similar to those chameleons use to change color and applied them to a robot.
Image of the Day: Goo for Growing Organoids
Staff, The Scientist Staff | Oct 24, 2017
Scientists engineered a synthetic, nutrient-rich gel that feeds growing organoids as they mature from human pluripotent stem cells into 3-D bowels.
Image of the Day: Glowing Gloves
Staff | Mar 1, 2017
These gloves, which contain genetically engineered bacteria that light up when in contact with certain chemicals, could aid crime scene investigators.
Bespoke Cell Jackets
Ruth Williams | Dec 1, 2014
Scientists make hydrogel coats for individual cells that can be tailored to specific research questions.