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Massive Tree Farms May Be a Really Bad Climate Idea
World-wide tree plantations, soil modification or bioenergy crops could add to the planetary harm of global warming, scientist warns.
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British Scientists Get Permission To Genetically Modify Embryos
Researchers will examine how an embryo’s genes affect its survival in the first week of life
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5 Reasons Gene Editing Is Both Terrific and Terrifying
New ways to easily snip and tuck genes have put scientists in the middle of a fast-accelerating ethical debate.
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Why Zika Is This Year’s Scary Virus
It is “spreading explosively” in the Americas and may be the next public health emergency.
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Forget Hoverboards, This Is The Future - And It's Magnificent
These clean-energy ideas and innovations could transform the way we live
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The Australian Scientists Who Proved Einstein Wrong
Their experiment also paves the way for quantum computers
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