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Technomedical Miracles

Robodoctors, proprietary code inside your body, artificial animals, biomeat, human skin leather, and so much more.

[backchannel.com]

"I Want to Know What Code Is Running Inside My Body"

Once you have someone else's code inside your body, you probably get a whole lot more serious about open source.
[smithsonianmag.com]

Scientists Explain How an All Drug Olympics Could Create the Greatest Athletes Ever

I've always thought it was weird that we only celebrate people's naturally given advantages, as if using steroids or something else makes things so unfair. Genetics is inherently unfair!
[inc.com]

Scientists Create Successful Biohybrid for 3-D Printing, Genetic Engineering

Well, we did it, folks. It's alive. To be fair, this is not what I would have imagined the first artificial animal to look like.
[bloomberg.com]

Uber’s First Self-Driving Fleet Arrives in Pittsburgh This Month

Uber's coming with their grand master plan: a fleet of driverless cars. I didn't expect it to happen so soon!