The company, backed by Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, revised inflated assertions about its advanced reactor design after growing concerns prompted an MIT review.
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A “patent interference” proceeding will determine who controls foundational patents on gene editing.
Scientists predict an explosion of new genome-editing methods.
The focus of research on fusion power has moved from big government programs to startups with novel designs.
Lockheed Martin says it will have a small fusion reactor prototype in five years but offers no data.
A promising technique for synthetic biology is fraught with risks.
The difficulty of predicting local effects of climate change makes a compelling case for preventing it.
Genetic logic gates will enable biologists to program cells for chemical production and disease detection.
New device offers distinct advantages over previous attempts to improve upon natural photosynthesis.
There is intense optimism that the country can become the "cradle of clean energy."