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Interview with Jon McGoran, author of SPLICED

In Jon McGoran‘s new novel Spliced, the newest bio-hacking trend is a dangerous form of permanent body modification. Who needs piercings or tattoos, when you can get animal genes spliced into your own body? 2,496 more words

Science Fiction

Are we nature's guardian species?

I read this article this week about scientists that are trying to engineer new types of coral that are more resistant to heat shock and can make our coral reefs more resistant to the effects of climate change. 667 more words

Bioengineering

Book Blitz: Premonition by Leigh Walker

So friends, if you are into government secrets, boarding school, and some serious butt-kicking, I think I might’ve found the book for you. Today I have a feature on… 909 more words

Promo

S.K.I.E. Series

Title: S.K.I.E. Series

Author: Caitlyn Mancini

Genre: YA science-fiction/genetic engineering (futuristic not alien sci-fi)

Cover Designer: Renee Barratt from The Cover Counts

Hosted by: Lady Amber’s PR… 398 more words

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Mountain Dew - Black Label

If this is what a “Deeper Darker Dew” implies, then sign me up! My experience was nothing like this commercial, but it’s worth a watch: 374 more words

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The Culex approximation

I woke to a high pitch whine in my ear.

Springing immediately from the bed, I set to work. Every mosquito in that room was going to die! 1,939 more words

Agriculture