Introducing what is sure to be this year’s must-have rave accessory. Via The Verge:

Scientists at the South China Agricultural University announced last week that they had successfully engineered 10 piglets that could glow green under black light. By using a technique pioneered by the University of Hawaii at Manoa School of Medicine, the researchers were able to isolate a fluorescent protein in jellyfish DNA and inject it into pig embryos.

Turkish researchers were able to raise fluorescent rabbits with the University of Hawaii’s technique earlier this year.


The Christian Post reports: Paul Karason, who was known for having skin that was blue, passed away after suffering a heart attack at the age of 62. Karason reportedly began turning blue…

With just a few genetic tweaks, Swedish scientists have created female mice that bite their mates’ junk. Cheese balls, anyone?