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Researchers have swapped the genome of gut germ E. coli for an artificial one

Researchers have swapped the genome of gut germ E. coli for an artificial one

Researchers say they have replaced all the genes of E. coli bacteria with a complete copy of the genome synthesized in the lab. It’s a step toward creating germs that are genetically tailored to make a specific materials such as Kevlar or …Continue reading

The economic argument behind the Green New Deal

The Green New Deal proposed by Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other progressives has dramatically changed the US debate on climate change. It calls for decisive and deliberate public investments to tackle climate change and other social challenges, particularly inequality. This kind of …Continue reading

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