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‘Hello World!’ Bacterial DNA combines CRISPR and electricity to store data. Here’s what that means

‘Hello World!’ Bacterial DNA combines CRISPR and electricity to store data. Here’s what that means

Smithsonian | 
A study published on January 11 in the journal Nature Chemical Biology details how the researchers led by Columbia University ...
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Scientists reconstructed fox-sized dinosaur ‘pea brain’

Smithsonian | 
According to [a] new study, Buriolestes schultzi’s brain had an elongated shape and weighed about 1.5 grams, as much as a ...
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How a few pioneering botanists prepared us to battle the coronavirus outbreak

Smithsonian | 
When German pathologist Robert Koch discovered the bacterium behind tuberculosis in 1882, he included a short guide for linking microorganisms ...
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