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The American Chestnut Tree

Activists, scientists spar over effort to restore American chestnut tree with genetic engineering

Christian Science Monitor | 
The American chestnut tree once sustained a way of life. Pioneers used the tall, straight, and fast-growing tree for fences, ...

‘Don’t touch my junk DNA!’ says gene signal sequence

Christian Science Monitor | 
The following is an edited excerpt. Almost all of the human genome is made of noncoding, or "junk" DNA, that ...