Category: Science News

Why Do We Need Sleep?

We all need sleep. We’ve always needed sleep. But after thousands of generations of people, we still don’t know why we need sleep. All over the world, after the sun sets, people go to bed and wake up refreshed the next morning. If you don’t get enough sleep, you feel tired and exhausted, and you…
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November 13, 2017 0

CRISPR: Science’s Newest Supertechnology

CRISPR, which is often referred to as the biotechnology innovation of the century, is being applied to battle HIV[1], pioneer designer baby research[2], combat cancer[3], and even edit an embryonic human genome[4] . But now, the ever-versatile CRISPR is finding its applications against drug-resistant bacteria. What is CRISPR? CRISPR, or Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic…
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November 7, 2017 0