This Glass Doesn't Know Which Side Of The SHIELD/Hydra Conflict It's On

The revelation of Hydra infiltrating SHIELD in the MCU was a coup for Marvel - not just a big gamechanger for their 'shared universe' plans, but also the opportunity to turn all of that SHIELD related merchandise into Hydra stuff. Or in the case of this glass, both! » 1/10/15 12:20pm 1/10/15 12:20pm

Could this immortal hydra polyp inspire advanced rejuvenation therapies…

A tiny freshwater polyp called the hydra has a rather neat trick: It can't die. These polyps are able to accomplish this remarkable feat of apparent immorality by reproducing through budding rather than mating. But as geneticists from Kiel University in Germany recently discovered, the same longevity gene that makes… » 11/14/12 2:30pm 11/14/12 2:30pm