Wireless brain stimulation
March 15, 2015
Could this lead to immersive VR?
I think that this non-invasive method of brain stimulation could someday lead to stimulation of the visual, auditory and motor cortices of the brain. Real VR!
February 12, 2015
Does a real anti-aging pill already exist?
There has been a lot of buzz lately about rapamycin, which is an antifungal bacterium found on Easter Island some time ago and is named after the island's native name, Rapa Nui.
How to create the world’s most complex 3D-motion nanomachines from DNA
January 12, 2015
Are these the first generation of assemblers?
Mechanical engineers at The Ohio State University have designed and constructed complex nanoscale mechanical parts using “DNA origami”.
Could ibuprofen be an anti-aging medicine?
December 19, 2014
Ibuprofen, a common over-the-counter drug used to relieve pain and fever, could hold the keys to a longer healthier life, according to a study by researchers at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging.
A step toward a potential anti-aging drug
December 29, 2014
According to a new study published in Science Translational Medicine, researchers have tested a potential anti-aging drug called everolimus (AKA RAD001) — an analog (version) of the drug rapamycin (sirolimus)*.
Microsoft announces HoloLens augmented-reality display
January 22, 2015
Microsoft introduced Tuesday (Jan. 21) HoloLens, an immersive, augmented-reality device based on the forthcoming Windows 10 operating system, also announced. No release date or price is available.
Scientists extend telomeres to slow cell aging
January 26, 2015
Scientists at the Stanford University School of Medicine have developed a new procedure that uses modified messenger RNA to quickly and efficiently increase the length of human telomeres, the protective caps on the ends of chromosomes that are associated with aging and disease.