Neuroaesthetics: Mental Health Facilities of the Future
An emerging trend in interior design reframes the built environment as a way to help people flourish.
5 Ways to Save Humanity from a Malicious AI
Russian transhumanist Alexey Turchin plans to outsmart a future artificial intelligence and save humanity.
Could This Sensitive Patch be a Key to Precision Medicine?
Next-generation wearable sensors will combine biochemical and physiological metrics.
Rethinking the Biology-as-Machine Metaphor
As the line between nature and technology blurs, we need new ways to describe how the body works.
Biohackers in Space (Almost)
This eclectic mix of researchers is exploring off-Earth living in radical new ways.
The Antidote to Snapchat Dysmorphia? Getting Weird.
AR-enhanced face filters are here to stay, and Ines Alpha is working to free them from tired beauty standards.
Immersive Environments to the Rescue
Mirelle Phillips designs spaces to ease the mind, accelerate healing, and generate awe.
Biophilic Homes Prove Nature is the Best Medicine
Living design elements create a serene, multisensory, healing experience.
We Call DNA a Language. Is It?
As our understanding of the genome evolves, the metaphors we use to describe it should, too.
Get Up to Speed On the State of Eco-Fashion
The race is on to bioengineer carbon-neutral, recyclable, biodegradable, and affordable materials.
Young Biodesigners Unveil Clever Ideas for a Cleaner World
Student competitors turn jellyfish, microorganisms, and even hair cells into useful things.
The Time Has Come for a Better Breast Pump
Hackers take on everything that makes breastfeeding harder than it should be.