Claudia Moreno

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'Designer babies' debate should start, scientists say

<b>Rapid progress in genetics is making "designer babies" more likely and society needs to be prepared, leading scientists have told the BBC.</b><p>Dr Tony Perry, a pioneer in cloning, has announced precise DNA editing at the moment of conception in mice.<p>He said huge advances in the past two years meant …

Mutations

Suicide bombing by '10-year-old girl in Nigeria kills at least 10'

A girl, thought to be 10 years old, blows herself up in the northeast Nigerian city of Maiduguri<p>At least 10 people were killed when a young girl, thought to be aged 10, blew herself up at a crowded market in the northeast <b>Nigerian</b> city of Maiduguri, the Red Cross and vigilantes said.<p>The powerful …

The Feds Got the Sony Hack Right, But the Way They're Framing It Is Dangerous

The FBI’s statement that North Korea is responsible for the cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment has been met with various levels of support …

ZooBorns

Aquarium of the Pacific<p>The Aquarium of the Pacific is pleased to announce that one of their Harbor Seals, named Shelby, gave birth to a pup on April …

'Eye of Sauron' Opens Galactic Vistas to Astronomers

Gigantic black holes provide a new cosmic yardstick for charting far-off stars.<p>Monster black holes lurking within the core of galaxies offer a new way to measure how far many objects in the universe are from Earth, astronomers report on Wednesday—and with much better accuracy than ever before.<p>The …

Blood test could pick up risk of cancer five years in advance, say Harvard scientists

Harvard University has found that mutations in blood indicate that a person is at higher risk of developing cancer<p>A blood test could determine a person's risk of developing blood cancer five years before any signs of the disease emerge, scientists at Harvard University have discovered.<p>Researchers …

Hand Scrub

Shares 0<p>This hand scrub couldn’t be easier to make! It is a wonderful gift for kids to give to Mom, Grandma, a teacher, a babysitter or anyone …

Mini Doll Swimming Pool

Shares 0<p>It might not be swimming weather now, but your dolls can enjoy the water year-round with this fun doll-sized pool! It’s easy to make and fun …

Swimming Pools

The last unmapped places on Earth

Have we mapped the whole planet? As Rachel Nuwer discovers, there are mysterious, poorly charted places everywhere, but not for the reasons you might think.<p>In 1504, an anonymous mapmaker – most likely an Italian – carved a meticulous depiction of the known world into two halves of conjoined ostrich …

Google Maps

Hidden Cameras Reveal the Secret Life of the Serengeti

Picture Stories<p>Many hands, or in this case, many eyes, make light work. It’s a saying that scientists studying wildlife on the Serengeti recently put to the test.<p>Dr. Craig Packer, founder of the Serengeti Lion Project, and one of his graduate students, Ali Swanson, wanted to understand how so many …