A promising technique for synthetic biology is fraught with risks.
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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."
Tiny sensors can monitor cancer-causing agents and chemotherapy drugs in cells.
A new control process may enable practical fusion reactors.
The first prototype cell to use photonic crystals looks promising.
Treatments are being tested for three inherited forms.
Polymer patches hitched to the surfaces of immune cells can transport a variety of cargo.