Xenobots: First living robots created from stem cells – CNN

A xenobot with large hind limbs and smaller forelimbs, layered with red heart muscle.

Scientists have created the world’s first living, self-healing robots using stem cells from frogs.

Source: Xenobots: First living robots created from stem cells – CNN

The Gene Drive Dilemma: We Can Alter Entire Species, but Should We? – The New York Times

Gene drives in DNA force target traits onto offspring and descendants, whether modified, natural, or recessive.

Scientists 3-D Print Skin That Develops Working Blood Vessels | Innovation | Smithsonian

A promising new technique could lead to lasting skin grafts after burns or other injuries

Source: Scientists 3-D Print Skin That Develops Working Blood Vessels | Innovation | Smithsonian

Divers Were Looking For WWI Wreckage. They Found This Giant Squid Egg Instead – Digg

The team of divers were looking for WWII shipwreck around Orsta, Norway. What they found instead was much more otherworldly: the sight of a gigantic egg sac full of hundreds of thousands of baby squid.

Source: Divers Were Looking For WWI Wreckage. They Found This Giant Squid Egg Instead – Digg