A group of scientists are trying to modify yeast so they can improve the quality and taste of vegan cheese.
By doing so, if they are successful, they will create cheese that is almost identical to cow’s cheese.
Fighting the right to be forgotten
Google has been notifying newspapers, particularly in the UK, when it has removed their stories following the ruling by the European Union that people should have the right to be forgotten, from the internet.
The news organisations have received ‘notice of removal’ emails from Google – promoting some of the content they they had removed to suffer from the Streisand effect.
Source: Sydney Morning Herald
Tissue grown from adult human stem cell
Researchers have identified a way to grow tissue from an adult human stem cell which will provide some hope to burn victims, victims of chemical injury and those with damaging eye diseases.
The scientists managed to use stem cells from dead humans to re-grown anatomically correct fully functioning cornea’s in mice.
Source: Science Daily
Image courtesy of Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary
Porn filter blocks one in five websites
One in five website are blocked by at least one internet service provider in the UK, it has been revealed.
Those wanting un-restricted access to the scheme have to opt-out of the scheme as the government in the country decided everyone should automatically be included.
Sea the drones, sea them swarm
Drones may rule the seas one day. Well, at least the collection of rubbish in the sea.
One group want to use sailboat drones to clear up the rubbish that is dumped in the world’s oceans as a cheaper way to improve the environment.