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Should CRISPR be used to resurrect passenger pigeons, woolly mammoths and other extinct species?

Jackson Ryan | 
The planet is getting warmer, we're poisoning insect populations with reckless abandon and pulling fish out of the ocean at ...
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Hair loss? Stem cells offer promising cure

Michelle Starr | 
It's been theorised for years, but now human stem cells have resulted in hair growth for the very first time ...

Tiny tagalong probe tracks viruses

Elizabeth Armstrong Moore | 
Influenza, Ebola, and respiratory syncytial viruses (RSV) can be nasty little buggers, infecting their hosts with rash abandon and, especially ...

Your DNA profile as a song

Amanda Kooser | 
I've always wanted to have my very own theme song, like a hero in a movie. Now, I do. I ...

Using the human genome to ID viruses

Elizabeth Armstrong Moore | 
The following is an edited excerpt. Sometimes a concept is simple but the tech behind it is not. This is ...

FDA approves bionic eye for adults with rare genetic disease

Elizabeth Armstrong Moore | 
The following is an excerpt. For most of us, light-sensitive cells that line our retinas convert light rays into electrical ...