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Environmental effects of China smoking
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PCR: miracle tool helps solve crimes and cure diseases
A plant science study transformed research when it isolated the first-ever enzyme, diastase.
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Landslides damaged Nepal hydropower plants, not 2015 earthquake
Why I marched for science
Genetically engineered bacteria and yeast grow on carbon dioxide instead of sugars. Synthetic biology organisms can initiate a sustainable revolution.
High-tech agriculture can prevent oncoming global water wars
Fatty food and Alzheimer’s disease – what’s the link?
Plant breeding: conventional v mutation v genetic modification (GMOs) v gene editing
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