A Poem by Edith Wharton: The Sonnet

  The Sonnet PURE form, that like some chalice of old time Contain’st the liquid of the poet’s thought Within thy curving hollow, gem-enwrought With interwoven traceries of rhyme, While o’er thy brim the bubbling fancies climb, What thing am ...

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CRISPR-carrying nanoparticles edit the genome

In a new study, MIT researchers have developed nanoparticles that can deliver the CRISPR genome-editing system and specifically modify genes, eliminating the need to use viruses for delivery. Image: MIT News   CRISPR-carrying nanoparticles edit the genome New delivery system ...

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27 ways heatwaves can kill

Illustration of pathways through which heat can damage vital organs and result in death.   27 ways heatwaves can kill A new systematic synthesis by researchers at the University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa shows that there are at least 27 ...

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Information filter for immune defence

Structure of the MHC-I peptide-loading complex in the membrane of the endoplasmic reticulum. S. Trowitzsch, A. Möller, R. Tampé   Information filter for immune defence Researchers are deciphering the structure of the MHC-I peptide-loading complex. Nowadays, social media help us ...

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Tuna Melts

  Tuna Melts Ready in 30 minutes Serves : 4 By Megan Chicos Ingredients: 2 cans tuna 1/4-3/4 cup mayonnaise 1/4 cup onion-chopped 1 stalk celery 1/4 tsp nutmeg 1/4 tsp paprika salt pepper 4 slices cheese 8 slices bread ...

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