Video: The story of ‘Miracle Millie’, the chihuahua cloned 49 times — and how to (expensively) extend the life of your pet

Video: The story of ‘Miracle Millie’, the chihuahua cloned 49 times — and how to (expensively) extend the life of your pet

Ian Bremmer | 
What if you never had to say goodbye to your best four-legged friend? That's right, now you can clone your ...
Video: Are pesticides harmful or bad for biodiversity? Challenging 5 widely-held myths

Video: Are pesticides harmful or bad for biodiversity? Challenging 5 widely-held myths

Below, you will find five of the most common myths about pesticides, and the truth about them. MYTH: Pesticides are ...
Video fact check: Renegade former British police officer rouses crowd with false claims that COVID vaccines hospitalize people

Video fact check: Renegade former British police officer rouses crowd with false claims that COVID vaccines hospitalize people

Footage of a British man making already debunked allegations about the SARS-CoV-2 virus and COVID-19 vaccines has spread rapidly on ...
Video: Anti-biotechnology activism is blocking our only way to save the Cavendish, the world’s most popular banana

Video: Anti-biotechnology activism is blocking our only way to save the Cavendish, the world’s most popular banana

Narrator: Ninety-nine percent of bananas exported to developed countries are just one group called the Cavendish. And the Cavendish is ...
Video: Curious about the full implications of the CRISPR gene editing revolution? Here’s a primer

Video: Curious about the full implications of the CRISPR gene editing revolution? Here’s a primer

Andrea Gawrylewski, Michael Tabb | 
With CRISPR, a group of enzymes recognize certain repeats, and break the DNA there to insert important information in the ...
Video: Good intentions aren't enough — Attempts to protect wild bees has gone awry and an influx of imported honeybees are doing more harm than good to native populations

Video: Good intentions aren’t enough — Attempts to protect wild bees has gone awry and an influx of imported honeybees are doing more harm than good to native populations

Sarah Moore | 
Ron Miksha, a bee ecologist and former commercial beekeeper, is doing research at the University of Calgary about competition between ...
Video: Why are there so many COVID variants showing up now and what does it portend for the future?

Video: Why are there so many COVID variants showing up now and what does it portend for the future?

Kim Mas, Mona Lalwani | 
On November 5, 2020, the United Kingdom went into lockdown in an attempt to control a spike in COVID-19 cases ...
Video: Here’s how synthetic flies could become a major tool in the quest to control insect-borne diseases

Video: Here’s how synthetic flies could become a major tool in the quest to control insect-borne diseases

Mario Aguilera | 
CRISPR-based technologies offer enormous potential to benefit human health and safety, from disease eradication to fortified food supplies. As one ...
Video: China boasted about its bat cave virus research — before denying its existence. Here’s the government’s propaganda short issued in December, weeks before the outbreak became public

Video: China boasted about its bat cave virus research — before denying its existence. Here’s the government’s propaganda short issued in December, weeks before the outbreak became public

Eva Dou, Lily Kuo | 
In [a video released by the Chinese government,] researchers scale [a] cavern wall, their headlamps ghostly blue. “If our skin ...
‘They can put a key on their forehead. It sticks’: Ohio GOP embraces crackpot doctor’s view that COVID vaccines magnetize people and interface with 5G towers

‘They can put a key on their forehead. It sticks’: Ohio GOP embraces crackpot doctor’s view that COVID vaccines magnetize people and interface with 5G towers

Andrea Salcedo | 
[Cleveland-based doctor Sherri Tennpenny, an] anti-vaccination advocate known for spreading unfounded claims falsely told legislators that [COVID shots] could leave ...
Video: To feed nearly 8 billion people, we need to grow more food on less land. Vertical farming could increase yields by up to 700%

Video: To feed nearly 8 billion people, we need to grow more food on less land. Vertical farming could increase yields by up to 700%

Robby Berman | 
Vertical farming is a form of agriculture that grows plants indoors in floor-to-ceiling, tower-like walls of plant-holding cells. Instead of ...
Video: Tired of tasteless tomatoes? A juicier, faster-growing genetically-engineered breed is on the horizon

Video: Tired of tasteless tomatoes? A juicier, faster-growing genetically-engineered breed is on the horizon

Scientists at the University of Oxford’s Department of Plant Sciences have discovered how the overall process of fruit ripening in ...
Video: Dogs are being trained to sniff out COVID-19 at large public events

Video: Dogs are being trained to sniff out COVID-19 at large public events

University of Pennsylvania researchers are training dogs to sniff out coronavirus, a skill that could be useful in controlling spread ...
Video: Discovery of Homo naledi suggests ‘maybe brain size isn’t all it’s cracked up to be’ when it comes to human evolution

Video: Discovery of Homo naledi suggests ‘maybe brain size isn’t all it’s cracked up to be’ when it comes to human evolution

Shawn Hurst | 
The small brains of Homo naledi raise new questions about the evolution of human brain size. Big brains were costly ...
Video: Many people are asymptomatic to COVID. Why?

Video: Many people are asymptomatic to COVID. Why?

Michael Aranda | 
For many people infected, COVID has been a devastating virus. However, there are people who test positive, yet don't exhibit ...
Video: Viewpoint — The upside is immense but ‘threats from CRISPR gene editing are too big to ignore’

Video: Viewpoint — The upside is immense but ‘threats from CRISPR gene editing are too big to ignore’

CRISPR (Clustered Regularly Interspaced Short Palindromic Repeats) is a revolutionary technology that gives scientists the ability to alter DNA. On ...
Video: ‘The palette of modern therapeutics’ — mRNA and the COVID vaccines explained

Video: ‘The palette of modern therapeutics’ — mRNA and the COVID vaccines explained

Isabella Isaacs-Thomas | 
Rather than tinkering with the virus or its parts, [mRNA vaccine technology] harnesses the “beauty of our biology” to deliver ...
Video: Synthetic life? Scientists have created xenobots that move, remember, heal and work together in groups

Video: Synthetic life? Scientists have created xenobots that move, remember, heal and work together in groups

Biologists and computer scientists from Tufts University and the University of Vermont have created novel, tiny self-healing living machines from ...
Video: Prophet of vaccine disinformation? Here’s how one anti-vaccine evangelical pastor spreads his message of fear

Video: Prophet of vaccine disinformation? Here’s how one anti-vaccine evangelical pastor spreads his message of fear

Elle Reeve | 
As more and more Americans are getting vaccinated, resistance remains strong within one group in particular — white evangelicals. Many ...
Video: 31 states now considering legislation limiting trans athlete rights — Transgender pro cyclist and professor weighs in on sports inclusion

Video: 31 states now considering legislation limiting trans athlete rights — Transgender pro cyclist and professor weighs in on sports inclusion

Michael Smerconish, Veronica Ivy | 
Why have 31 states introduced bills barring trans girls and women from playing girls' and women's school sports, despite having ...
Video: 7 years of agricultural productivity has been lost to climate change. Global warming is already slowing us down

Video: 7 years of agricultural productivity has been lost to climate change. Global warming is already slowing us down

Blaine Friedlander | 
The future potential impacts of climate change on global crop production has been quantified in many scientific reports, but the ...
Video: Did Sweden’s ‘no lockdown’ and ‘no mask’ strategy work?

Video: Did Sweden’s ‘no lockdown’ and ‘no mask’ strategy work?

Ben Fajzullin | 
Sweden’s approach to COVID-19 has been radically different from other countries in Europe — and much of the rest of ...
Video: Vaccines are rescuing the world from COVID. Could they also protect food crops from deadly plant diseases and pandemics?

Video: Vaccines are rescuing the world from COVID. Could they also protect food crops from deadly plant diseases and pandemics?

Carol Curchoe | 
Preventing plant-disease outbreaks is an urgent matter — as urgent as having a rapid response strategy for human viruses. The ...
Video: 10 of the most prominent anti-vaccine celebrities, from Jim Carrey to Jenny McCarthy

Video: 10 of the most prominent anti-vaccine celebrities, from Jim Carrey to Jenny McCarthy

Why do many celebrities reject science? Watch the video below to find out which Hollywood stars are anti-vaccine. 1. Jenna ...
Video: What the lungs of newborns look like when they take their first breaths

Video: What the lungs of newborns look like when they take their first breaths

Mike McRae | 
[U]sing a delicate sensor-belt wrapped around the chests of full-term newborns moments after their delivery, a team of researchers from ...
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