DNA Sequencing

Scientists Have Stored A GIF Of A Horse Inside A Piece Of Bacteria

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 13.07.2017 | UK Tech

An image of a hand and a GIF of a horse running have both been encoded into the DNA of a bacteria. Using a technique that involves a process called ge...

How Trendy Quinoa Could Help Solve Food Shortages

The Huffington Post | Oscar Williams | Posted 09.02.2017 | UK Tech

It’s the food du jour in trendy London restaurants, but quinoa could soon be set to shed its hipster image. A new study suggests the nutritious crop...

DNA Sequencing In The Palm Of Your Hand

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 06.01.2017 | UK Tech
Gates Cambridge Scholars

It is smaller than your smartphone. It plugs into your laptop with a standard USB cable. What is it? A new DNA sequencer. This week, it has been named amongst Science magazine's top 10 breakthroughs of the year.

This Site Wants To Download Your DNA And Turn You Into Bitcoin

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 30.10.2014 | UK Tech

Genecoin is a 'service' that will reportedly take your sequenced DNA, turn it into digital data and then store it in the Bitcoin network keep it 'safe...

LOOK: How To Create 3D Portraits From Discarded DNA

Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 28.05.2013 | UK Tech

Next time you throw away a cigarette butt or a piece of chewing gum have a little think where it could end up. If American artist Heather Dewey-Hag...