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Why Is It Difficult to Use the Term “JEDI” to Describe New Programs That Promote Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion?

JEDI has become a popular acronym for academic committees and STEMM (science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and medicine) initiatives that address social justice issues. JEDI stands for “justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion” in this context. A growing number of prominent institutions and organizations, including the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, have adopted this acronym…

Mammoths, according to this new CRISPR startup, can save the Arctic. Is that correct?

It’s been almost a decade since Harvard geneticist George Church initially proposed using synthetic biology to resurrect woolly mammoths. His plan to change history is now moving forward. Today, Church and software entrepreneur Ben Lamm announced the creation of Colossal, a biotech firm with $15 million in preliminary capital. The company’s objective is twofold: to…