Google to enter wireless business

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. -- Google is taking a leap into the wireless business, according to reports that say the Internet giant plans to partner with Sprint and T-Mobile to sell mobile phone plans directly to customers.

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Creating a 'genetic firewall' for GMOs

LOS ANGELES -- Synthetic amino acids may one day allow scientists to create "genetic firewalls" that prevent GMO crops or animals from escaping into the wild and causing environmental damage, according to Harvard and Yale researchers.

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