More mucking about in the lab

Scientists make ‘bionic’ muscles

Scientists have developed artificial, super-strength muscles which are powered by alcohol and hydrogen.

So we’ve had the sensationalist headline and introductory paragraph. Are we all going to be Steve Austin by the end of the year? Apparently not:

However, neither of the types developed by the Texan researchers resembles a normal muscle – being made up of wires, cantilevers and glass bottles.

3/10: Could do better.

BBC NEWS | Health | Scientists make ‘bionic’ muscles