Stanford scientists have for the first time created a synthetic material that can sense subtle pressure and heal itself when torn or cut.
Doc Brown’s DeLorean has to be one of the best sight gags in movie history.
A Dutch artist says she's succeeded in creating a substance based on human skin which can stop a bullet in its tracks.
Scientists at the Technical University of Munich say they've moved closer to the development of self-aware robots by giving them sensitive skin.
Scientists at the Wake Forest Center for Regenerative Medicine have created a way of - literally - printing skin cells onto burn wounds.
Redness, swelling, itching? Oozing? Not a pleasant set of symptoms, but one you run the risk of experiencing if you're a cellphone user, says the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI).
Scientists at Canada's McMaster University have discovered how to make human blood directly from a patient's own skin.
A third-party application developer known as ChilliFresh claims that Apple has purged more than 5,000 "inappropriate" programs from its iPhone app store.