Researchers describe the digital steps it took to unwrap a charred, roughly 1,700-year-old scroll and read its ancient Biblical text. Read more: http://ow.ly/BCxX304qQ9U
Credit: Seth Parker, Univ. of Kentucky
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You might have heard of a hot new molecular biology tool called CRISPR. Let’s just say it can do a lot of stuff. Our molecular biology writer Tina Hesman Saey talks about where CRISPR could go in 2017. Read more: https://www.sciencenews.org/article/science-news-writers-look-ahead-2017

CREDITS

Filming, Production & Editing
Helen Thompson

Additional Video & Images

CRISPR animation
McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT

Beagles
Qingjian Zou

Butterfly
L. Zhang and R.D. Reed/Nature Communications 2016

Mushroom
Kristie Gianopulos/Flickr
CC BY 2.0

Immunotherapy
Rita Elena Serda
Baylor College of Medicine
NCI/NIH

HIV
Donald Bliss/NLM
Sriram Subramaniam/NCI/NIH

Hepatitis
Betty Partin/CDC

Ethics issues
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Bowden Images
iStockphoto

Music
“Spring Comes Early” by Podington Bear (CC BY-NC 3.0)
http://freemusicarchive.org/music/Podington_Bear/Springtime/Spring_Comes_Early
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