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The aim is to make the gene scissors appear in a person’s cells, cut out the problem gene, and then fade away.
Forget using scissors to tend to your indoor our outdoor plants.
PLANT PRUNERS TO SHAPE UP YOUR SAPLINGSPOPSCI COMMERCE TEAMJANUARY 19, 2021POPULAR SCIENCE
Bacteria develop clustered repeated sequences in their DNA, known as CRISPRs, that can remember dangerous viruses and then deploy RNA-guided scissors to destroy them.
Use sharp scissors or game shears to cut a 2-inch round hole on its underside.
14 WILD EDIBLES YOU CAN PULL RIGHT OUT OF THE OCEANBY BOB MCNALLY/FIELD & STREAMOCTOBER 19, 2020POPULAR SCIENCE
Vanesler said Brinkman approached him holding a pair of scissors, although police records show there were conflicting reports at the time of what he thought the weapon really was.
“The genetic scissors were discovered just eight years ago,” points out Pernilla Wittung-Stafshede.
When your opponent played paper or scissors, you should play scissors.
CAN YOU REACH THE BEACH?ZACH WISSNER-GROSSAUGUST 7, 2020FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
"Prob'ly some old scissor bills that got a notion of hangin' on to their land," Scattergood said.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
You know I talked of buying a gold scissor-sheath for Laura, but I think a leather one will do just as well.
The old soldier ambled up the village street, all shadowy in the dawn, on a gaunt, scissor-hocked pony.
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