Another team has used jumping genes to upgrade…

Current techniques are based on the CRISPR-Cas9 complexCARLOS CLARIVAN/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY By Michael Le Page CRISPR genome editing technology is revolutionising biology, but it could soon become even powerful. Two teams have developed new variants…

A robot has learned to use irony and…

Robotic irony is a hitHCM-Lab, Augsburg University By David Adam Meet Irony Man. This 30-centimetre-high robot combines nonchalant facial expressions with deadpan delivery in a way that its inventors hope will make it appear more…