Scientists at Duke University announced they have developed living muscle tissue that can heal itself in an animal just as natural tissue would, raising hopes that more research will lead to self-healing muscles to help humans recover from injuries.
When you think of Texans and their drinks, you probably think of beer and domestic whiskey. However, Texas has a new, fast growing beverage industry: Distilleries across the state are producing around 17 different vodkas.
With effect from April 1, 2014, only washing machines with one or more ticks are permitted for sale in stores in Singapore. Showers and washing in the kitchen sink top the chart as the two most water-consuming activities at home at 29% and 22%, respectively.
Spanish manufacturers delivered the protective structure for what will become the world's largest ground-based optical telescope for studying the Sun. The 22m-high telescope has a diameter of 27 meters and weighs 500 tons.