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Influence of Planets on the Sun - StumbleUpon. Carbon Nanotube Coated Fibers Could One Day Lead To Self-Heating Clothing. Liquid Particles - canvas experiment - StumbleUpon. Scientist creates lifelike cells out of metal. Scientists trying to create artificial life generally work under the assumption that life must be carbon-based, but what if a living thing could be made from another element?

Scientist creates lifelike cells out of metal

One British researcher may have proven that theory, potentially rewriting the book of life. Lee Cronin of the University of Glasgow has created lifelike cells from metal — a feat few believed feasible. The Best Science Podcasts for the Enjoyment of Your Ears and Brain. Podcasts are undergoing a minor renaissance lately--every comedian has one, and every news publication has at least one--and, luckily for us, the explosion in quantity has also meant a ton of really amazing, high-quality stuff. In the last few years, writers, scientists, journalists, and all kinds of other interesting folks have taken to the microphone in new record numbers. Podcasts now have sold-out live tapings in front of rapturous audiences. They play at festivals like South by Southwest and Bonnaroo.