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How to make a DNA Bracelet

From any organism and any gene! What you’ll need: Four colors of beads Elastic string The sequence of a gene If you don’t have a sequence of a gene on hand, there are some great suggestions in this instruction manual or you can find one by following the instructions below… To find the sequence for a […]

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What’s lurking in your lettuce?

Everyone knows that eating salads is good for your health. As it turns out, microbes like to eat lettuce too, with serious consequences for farmers and consumer health. In California, lettuce brought in $2.2 billion dollars in 2015, which was half a billion more than tomatoes and almost double the amount brought in by oranges and avocados […]

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