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Will Eggplant be the World’s Next GM Crop?

Will Eggplant be the World’s Next GM Crop?

India’s biotech regulator says genetically engineered eggplant is safe for commercial use, but critics argue otherwise.

By | Posted November 4, 2009

Marathoning: Is it in Our DNA?

Marathoning: Is it in Our DNA?

Some scientists believe the modern human body evolved to run

By | Posted October 31, 2009

Spider Glue: An Eco-Friendly Alternative?

Spider Glue: An Eco-Friendly Alternative?

Two newly discovered proteins in spider webs could one day be used in a natural adhesive

By | Posted October 29, 2009

Killing TB While it Sleeps

Killing TB While it Sleeps

Newly discovered compounds can kill tuberculosis bacteria while it is in its dormant state.

By | Posted October 28, 2009

Illuminating the Mind

Illuminating the Mind

How an experimental mind-control technology could hasten the coming of the Singularity.

By | Posted October 9, 2009

Call Me Fishmeal

Call Me Fishmeal

Biologists discover new worm species on submerged whale carcasses.

By | Posted October 4, 2009

Researcher Gets His Game On

Researcher Gets His Game On

How one scientist uses the Xbox 360 to study the human heart.

By | Posted September 23, 2009

Why Your Fat Could Be Valuable for Stem Cell Research

In a New Technique, Scientists Have Turned Fat Cells into Stem Cells.

By | Posted September 9, 2009

Teeth Timing

Teeth Timing

Cycles of enamel growth on teeth and bone vary animal to animal.

By | Posted August 25, 2009

When Immune Cells Attack

When Immune Cells Attack

A white blood cell known as Th-17 might play a pivotal role in autoimmune diseases from psoriasis to rheumatoid arthritis.

By | Posted August 17, 2009

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