Four U.S. CRISPR Trials Editing Human DNA to…

Futurizonte Editor's Note: CRISPR will only be used to help people with severe medical conditions, we are told. It will never be used to engineer new humans. Never. Screen capture of the "CRISPR Explained" video…

Physicists Have Published Instructions For a DIY Wormhole

Futurizonte Edito's Note: Now, following some simple instructions, you can create your own wormhole. Nice! (Except if some "crazy" person actually decides to do it) Illustration of wormhole. Source: SPACE.com Original author and publication date:…

Brain waves detected in mini-brains grown in a…

Futurizonte Editor's Note: Artificial mini-brains are real, but they are not yet fully developed. What would happen when they reach maturity? Pea size brain organoids at 10 month old. Credit: Muotri Lab/UCTV Original author and…

Some Exoplanets May Have Greater Variety of Life…

Futurizonte Editor's Note: What? Life can be different at different places? What an interesting idea! (Sarcasm included, of course). Perhaps studying exoplanets will help us to respect and value the diversity of life on our…

Turning water into ice in the quantum realm

Futurizonte Editor's Note: A Latina scientist in Colorado helps us to understand the mysteries of the quantum realm. Ana Maria Rey - Courtesy CU-Boulder Original author and publication date: Daniel Strain - August 2, 2019…

Harvesting Energy from the Human Knee

Futurizonte Editor's Note: Are you ready for "self-powered GPS devices" powered by your knees? They are here. Diagram of the slider-crank mechanism that generates energy during the knee’s motion. Credit: Gao et al. Original author…