Human DNA Modification. Why is CRISPR So Important?

Human DNA Modification is a sensitive topic, and most western countries are at a point where regulation must address how research is conducted and under what circumstances. Enter CRISPR, a technology developed for splicing into the human DNA, and making modifications. It really is a “cut and paste” approach to being proactive in human diseaseContinue reading “Human DNA Modification. Why is CRISPR So Important?”

Extreme Ice Melt to Raise Sea Levels

There is a new article posted on CNBC.com – https://www.cnbc.com/2019/08/01/extreme-ice-melt-in-greenland-threatens-coastal-communities-scientists-warn.html which yet again outlines just how quickly the Earth’s climate is changing. With Europe’s heat wave this past week, Greenland is experiencing higher than normal temperatures for this time of the year. This is causing a greater area of ice to melt, or at veryContinue reading “Extreme Ice Melt to Raise Sea Levels”