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This CRISPR startup thinks that mammoths can save the Arctic. Is it right?
A new company co-founded by gene-editing pioneer George Church wants to disrupt climate change and conservation by resurrecting the woolly mammoth.
Bugs, hares, and other unexpected animals that control wild fires
The picture is much bigger than grazing mammals.
Millions of people’s food supply depends on super-urinating fish
The award for Most Valuable Pee-ers goes to…
This vampire stump’s lust for life hints at an arboreal superorganism
It might not be so easy to tell where one tree ends and another begins.
Russia floats new nuclear power station—and new risks
As world-first platform makes its way east, international watchdogs raise concerns.
Spiders are secretly great roommates
So please stop killing them
Exploring the Antarctic deep seas took me back in time
I got a glimpse of what ocean ecosystems looked like 350 million years ago.
Hydrothermal Vents Are Way More Important Than We Thought
And are under attack
Ecocapsule Provides A Hub Away From Home
The next step in high-tech glamping
“Disgusting” Bugs That Infested Burning Man Not Actually Disgusting
The media coverage of the insects underscores our complex psychological relationship with insects