New gene-editing technique offers scientists ability to 'turn on' enzymes that cause DNA base mutations
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New gene-editing technique offers scientists ability to 'turn on' enzymes that cause DNA base mutations

3D-model DNA Credit: Michael Strck/Wikimedia/ GNU Free Documentation License According to research at the Perelman school of medicine at the
NASA Says We Need a Plan for When We Discover Alien Life
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NASA Says We Need a Plan for When We Discover Alien Life

The agency offers a framework to communicate and confirm extraterrestrial life. Alien Evidence NASA's top scientists have a provocative message to
World’s chief scientists urge Cop26 attendees to step up low-carbon policies
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World’s chief scientists urge Cop26 attendees to step up low-carbon policies

Prior to the Cop26 climate summit, Sir Patrick Vallance, chief scientist and president of national science academies from more than 20 countries,
Scientists measure the atmosphere of a planet 340 light-years away
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Scientists measure the atmosphere of a planet 340 light-years away

Artist's concept of a hot Jupiter extrasolar world. Credit: NASA, ESA and L. Hustak, STScI A team of international scientists used the Gemini
How to find hidden oceans on distant worlds? Use chemistry
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How to find hidden oceans on distant worlds? Use chemistry

Sub-Neptunes are planets with diameters between 1.7 and 3.0 times Earth's. However, scientists believe that many sub-Neptunes may have thick
Fast Food Is Filled With Chemicals That Disrupt Hormones, Scientists Say
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Fast Food Is Filled With Chemicals That Disrupt Hormones, Scientists Say

Image by Getty/Futurism Studies Fast food is bad news. New research has shown that many fast food items in the US contain hormone-disrupting chemical
Scientists Are Working on an AI to Let Us Talk to Whales
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Scientists Are Working on an AI to Let Us Talk to Whales

The neural network may be the key to communicating effectively with whales. Project CETI A multidisciplinary team of scientists has launched a
Finnish scientists create 'sustainable' lab-grown coffee
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Finnish scientists create 'sustainable' lab-grown coffee

Heiko Rischer, pointing out a dish made of light brown powder, says that it is really coffee. Scientists behind a new method to grow sustainable
Scientists Traced The Weird Origins of Tusks to Find Out Where They Came From
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Scientists Traced The Weird Origins of Tusks to Find Out Where They Came From

Stick a turtle's head on a baby hippo. Next, twist the baby hippo's front legs so that they extend to one side. However, keep its back straight. Give
This Groundbreaking Simulator Generates a Huge Indoor Ocean
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This Groundbreaking Simulator Generates a Huge Indoor Ocean

It's a complicated mixture of biology, physics and chemistry, according to Grant Deane, Scripps oceanographer and co-principal investigator at Soars.