Tagged With Genetic Engineering

A first-of-its-kind probiotic aims to combat hangover symptoms. It works by breaking down a dangerous byproduct of booze.


The CEO of Silicon Valley's favourite meal-replacement startup shares why he thinks the tide is shifting on genetic engineering


Stephen Hawking's warning that genetically altered superhumans could wipe out the rest of us doesn't mention a likely characteristic of the future elite



Your burger habit could be under threat


'Designer babies' are coming after scientists edited the DNA of human embryos for the first time


Peter Thiel gave $100,000 to the scientists trying to resurrect the woolly mammoth



Scientists who want to bring back the giant woolly mammoth say they could be roaming around in 10 years


In a world first, a scientist has begun editing the genes of healthy human embryos


Soylent, a food startup with a cult following, is using a controversial ingredient -- and they aren't about to stop


Scientists made 4 clones of Dolly the sheep -- here's what happened to them all


Congress just passed a bill that could change the way you buy food


I've tasted the future of food, and it tastes an awful lot like soy milk



This scientist thinks we could bring back an ancient breed of cattle that went extinct in the 1600s


We came incredibly close to completely eradicating the mosquito that carries Zika from the Americas -- here's why it came back


British scientists just got a green light to genetically engineer human embryos, but not in the way you think


Chinese scientists genetically engineered monkeys to reveal some fascinating clues about autism



The fight over a technology that could be used to edit human genes by 2017 just took a big step forward


A legal storm is brewing over a startup backed by Bill Gates that wants to edit people's genes by 2017


7 incredible achievements made possible by gene editing in 2015


Here's what humanity may be like in 1,000 years