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Air freshener moss genetically engineered by failed plant glow-in-the-dark inventor

Daniel Starkey | 
In 2013, Taxa launched a Kickstarter for genetically engineered plants would glow at night, cutting street lamp electricity costs tremendously ...

Scientists to clone 43k year-old woolly mammoth

Ryan Witwam | 
An international team of researchers in Yakutsk, Russia are currently examining a remarkable specimen — a 43,000 year-old woolly mammoth ...

23andMe makes music from your DNA

Ryan Whitwam | 
Most people don’t go around all day and wonder what secrets might be hidden in their genes. Personal genomics startup ...

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