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Chasing a brain boost through psychedelic microdosing? Scientific support is ‘patchy, lacking’, review says

Ryan O'Hare | 
The practice of taking small, regular doses of psychedelic drugs to enhance mood, creativity, or productivity lacks robust scientific evidence ...
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Building and coding your own video games with jellyfish DNA

Deborah Evanson | 
[Engineer Helene Steiner] has developed a bio-pixel display that can play games such as Tetris, Snake or Pong using the ...
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Camera-equipped drones may soon detect plant disease before any visible signs

Hayley Dunning | 
Researchers are developing drones that could detect plant disease before any visible signs show, allowing farmers to stop infections in ...
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Diabetes linked to ‘junk’ DNA previously thought to have no function

Ryan O'Hare | 
[A]mong the thousands of genes which code for vital proteins, hidden in plain sight are much vaster chunks of non-coding ...

Can stem cells aid in brain recovery after stroke?

Sam Wong | 
Five patients received the treatment in a pilot study conducted by doctors at Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and scientists at Imperial ...