Archive for May 21st, 2010

During his first visit to Berlin, David Cameron has told German leader Angela Merkel the UK will not agree to hand any further powers to Brussels. (photo, from dailymail.co.uk)

After talks in the German capital, UK prime minister said there was “no question” of him backing any treaty giving the EU more powers to shore up the eurozone. (more…)

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For the first time, scientists have created an organism controlled by man-made DNA.

On Thursday, Craig Venter (photo, from aljazeera.net), an American biologist, announced during a press conference that he had synthesised an artificial strain of DNA and used it in order to take control of a cell. (more…)

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