Lars Jaeger March 17, 2019 , 1

The emperor's new clothes – Against the lies in the climate debate

The political and economic establishment is concerned. What climate researchers, environmental politicians and committed citizens have in the past not been able to achieve is now being accomplished by our children: the danger of global warming is being pushed into the foreground of common attention. Conservative politicians, business associations and right wing intellectuals display their […]

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Lars Jaeger March 16, 2019 , 0

The breakthrough in editing the human genome? – The emergence of a new, even more powerful CRISPR tool

Unlike two years ago, today not many people are still associating the term “CRISPR” with something like a muesli bar. Even though few people know that the term “clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats” is a technical term that at first described nothing more than certain sections of repeating DNA pieces in the genome of […]

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