All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘origami’

Akira Yoshizawa Google Doodle Celebrates Father Of Modern Origami

Japanese artist Akira Yoshizawa is credited with making the craft of paper folding–origami–an art form, and today Google launched their newest doodle, which celebrates what would have been his 101st birthday. @marissamayermarissamayerWe’re celebrating one of the all-time great origami artists – Akira Yoshizawa – with a logo folded by Robert Lang! 5 hours ago via web ·  Reply ·  Retweet ·  Favorite · powered by @socialditto The …

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Nanorobots Destroy Cancer Cells

Today researchers at the Wyss Institute at Harvard Medical School unveiled a DNA nanorobot that can seek out and destroy leukemia cells, by administering a therapeutic payload that causes malignancies to self-destruct, all while leaving healthy cells untouched. A technique for building structures from genetic material, called DNA Origami, was incorporated to fabricate what the researchers have deemed to be …

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