Don't expect them in salad yet, but research shows introducing certain genes can turn tomatoes into supercharged nutrient bags.
The US Food and Drug Administration had previously halted the company's test, which can show the potential risk of hereditary diseases.
A genomics institute in China plans to bring a brand new kind of pet into the world -- customizable mini-pigs.
Commentary: A British research team has gotten the go-ahead to edit the DNA of a human embryo using breakthrough tech that could cure cancer -- or bring on a comic-book-style mutant apocalypse.
The sea floor is a wonderland, and scientists have discovered some new species of worm-like critters that look like discarded laundry items and churros.
There's a beast of a spider roaming the Oregon woods, but let's try to keep the fear factor in perspective.
When you explore the far reaches of the globe, no ordinary dinner will do. But woolly mammoth and giant ground sloth? More hoax than haute cuisine, new research says.
Technically Incorrect: The Republican candidate's Twitter account retweets something that suggests Iowa corn affects the brain because there's too much of Monsanto's genetic engineering in it.
For the first time, researchers create a new organism based on E. coli that passes along artificially engineered DNA.
A team of MIT researchers has successfully cured a rare genetic liver disease in mice by "editing" the DNA to correct the mutated gene.