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Genetically Modified Organisms(GMO): Developments and Concerns

What is GMO? GMOs can be defined as organisms (i.e. plants, animals or microorganisms) in which thegenetic material (DNA) has been altered in a way that does not occur naturally by mating and/or natural recombination It allows selected individual genes to be transferred from one organism into another, also between non related species Foods produced… Continue reading Genetically Modified Organisms(GMO): Developments and Concerns

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Eureka moment: Gravitational waves found

What is so special about this eureka moment? For the first time, scientists have observed ripples in the fabric of space-time calledgravitational waves, arriving at the earth from a cataclysmic event in the distant universe This confirms a major prediction of Albert Einstein’s 1915 general theory of relativity and opens an unprecedented new window onto the cosmos… Continue reading Eureka moment: Gravitational waves found