Here’s Van Gogh’s Starry Night Recreated with ‘DNA Origami’

Vincent van Gogh’s Starry Night seems to have a special appeal for scientists, who have recreated it using bacteria, among other media, in the past. Now scientists at Caltech have made their own tiny version of the painting — the width of ten pence piece across — out of folded DNA molecules. Some day the same technique could be used to build teensy biosensors, or for targeted drug delivery. Read More >>