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DNA Construction
DNA Construction

Researchers have devised multiple ways to build nanoscale structures from the nucleic acid.

Making the Rounds
Making the Rounds

Circular RNA biogenesis occurs when RNA fragments are bent into closed loops of one or more exons and/or introns.

Worms’ Epigenetic Memories
Worms’ Epigenetic Memories

When kept at warmer temperatures for five generations, C. elegans showed evidence of “remembering” that experience for up to 14 generations.

Infographic: Plastic Pollution
Infographic: Plastic Pollution

Both macroplastic items, such as bags, bottles, and other packaging, and products containing micro- and nanoplastic particles—from cosmetics to paints—contaminate the Earth’s ecosystems.