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Today in When Science Fiction Becomes Reality I’m not going to break down just one incredible story for you; today I’m giving you a whole list!

 

Researcher’s grow teeth from urine – Not many sci-fi applications, but still pretty cool!

http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2013/07/31/3814782.htm

 

Mars is phosphate rich – Mars has more of the essential building block of life; phosphate, than Earth does! Imagine what other planets further out hold?

http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2013/09/02/3837761.htm

The Atlantis Gene

Freeze dried sperm are the way of the future – So we run a few species into extinction… no problem! We’ll just breakout the freeze-dried sperm! … Not to mention populating far away planets with new animal life.

http://www.abc.net.au/science/articles/2013/08/29/3836646.htm

 

 

 

Another sun, just like ours – Could this star host planets capable of producing life?

http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/352866/description/The_suns_older_twin_250_light-years_away

http://www.eso.org/public/archives/releases/sciencepapers/eso1337/eso1337a.pdf

 

Tiny brain-like organ grown in a lab – A little scary, sure, but think of the medical research applications! This advancement could give invaluable insight into neurological conditions.

http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/352830/description/Tiny_human_almost-brains_made_in_lab

http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/nature12517

 

If you enjoy science and science fiction, you might like my sci-fi sneak peak, or this fantastic zombie short story by Michael Cairns.



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