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Researchers from Harvard University create programmable Biofilm that can self-assemble

Biofilms are communities of bacteria ensconced in a matrix of slimy, but extremely tough, extracellular material composed of sugars, proteins, genetic material, and more. Associate Professor of Chemical and Biological Engineering Neel Joshi and his team wanted to give them…
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2017 Quadrantid meteor shower peaks Jan. 3-4

  • January 3, 2017
The sky itself is joining in the New Year's celebration. The Quadrantid meteor shower will peak during the pre-dawn hours Tuesday, with prime viewing from late night Tuesday into early Wednesday as well. As always, weather can play a factor and clouds could block the best viewing. The Quadrantids peak…
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