The author argues, “researchers are looking into industrial production of octopus for food. It’s a terrible idea.”

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A four-year experiment sets out to study the ecological consequences of a bold scheme to end malaria

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If we decide to use it. The debate over whether to use genetically modified mosquitoes to fight malaria, explained

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A technology feared for its potential as a bioweapon is attracting interest from farmers as a way to control pests

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With enough determination, money and smarts, scientists just might revive the woolly mammoth, or some version of it, by splicing genes from ancient mammoths into Asian elephant DNA. The ultimate dream is to generate a sustainable population of mammoths that can once again roam the tundra

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