We rarely give a second thought to our body’s energy production. Robots use a battery pack and long lengths of wiring to transfer electricity.
Breakthroughs in imaging are allowing scientists to see iconic molecular machines in unprecedented detail. This will be a great boon for design science.
Right now, within your bodies this little engine is cranking away. Without this machine, oxygen-dependent life could not exist.
Picture a hidden city, that though it cannot be seen, is everywhere. Sound crazy? It’s real.
From back when I was a sophomore taking biochemistry, one particular event stands out in my memory, perhaps because it was such an odd thing.