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How genetically engineered crops can help us colonise space
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
Cutting it off: new method allows easy separation of membrane proteins
Regulating plant gene produces chemicals that repel plant pathogens
Silent killers: Zellweger syndrome and related diseases, a group of rare genetic disorders
Natural ingredients in cannabis may provide a solution to the global antibiotic resistance crisis. A recent study , published in bioRxiv...
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Why school biology textbooks need to redraw the plant and animal cell
Poor nutrition in Nepal linked to gender inequality
2019 saw a significant shift in media reporting and dialogue around climate change and biodiversity loss. Several comprehensive and influential...
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Only science will prevent next famine. Just like last time.
Nitrous oxide (N2O) — a potent greenhouse and ozone-depleting gas — is rising at the fastest rate in 22,000 years. N2O correlates with the growth...
New drugs show promise against sleeping sickness and Chagas disease
The guardians of the genome safeguard DNA to increase seed lifespan
Right Place, Right Tree: app informs urban canopy planting in cities