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The technical revolution is coming, hold on to your minds…

Sure, the internet is a marvellous thing. We can find answers more quickly, we can access swathes of material with the click of a button, and people are reading more. But are we reading in the same way? An interesting article published by Nicholas Carr entitled, “Is Google making us stupid?” would say no, we are […]

Human-Pig Chimeras To Solve Organ Donor Shortage

The story of the Minotaur, with the head of a bull and the body of a man, slayed by Prince Theseus in the heart of a maze, is an old one. However, scientists’ recent attempts to create human chimeras (organisms made of cells from two genetically different types of cells) as organ donors are anything […]