Category: Technology

Interesting technology and gadget topics.

All-purpose enzymes boost CRISPR’s powers

Because vaccine-derived polio outbreaks are becoming more probable over time, a new oral vaccine that doesn’t mutate easily is needed, the researchers say. The researchers found that the debris interacted with the atmosphere to form a dense dust cloud that raced over Earth at several kilometres per second. Read More: nature.com

Chernobyl Disaster

A fungus observed inside Chernobyl is a radiation extremophile that could inspire new technology. The overall family of extremophiles that live on or despite radiation includes both fungi and bacteria, and different species have different mechanisms for absorbing or tolerating radiation. Read More: popularmechanics.com