SpaceX has won NASA’s $2.89 billion contract to build a spacecraft to send astronauts to the lunar surface in 2024.
As the next most-habitable place in our Solar System beyond Earth, Mars is a major focus of our astrobiological efforts.
We are well on our way as Homo sapiens to becoming a species that fully merges technology with our organic bodies.
Researchers have successfully grown model versions of early human embryos by "reprogramming" cells from human skin.
Machine learning and artificial intelligence are tools. They can be used in a right or a wrong way, like everything else.
Though scientists are optimistic that CRISPR could help, they also emphasize caution and community engagement in order to get it right.
America is going back to the Moon, but we should be pushing further out into the solar system - and we have the technology today.
Imagine controlling your computer just by thinking. It sounds far-out, but real advances are happening.
Elon Musk plans to send the first SpaceX craft to Mars by 2022, with humans following within the next four to six years.
If you can synthesize DNA faster, then you can conduct more experiments and learn faster. That’s what I’d like to see. More people programming life.