Historic creation of "artificial life" promises to revolutionise biofuel sector – but Exxon Mobil predicts commercial applications are unlikely to realised for years to come
It has been hailed as one of the most significant and controversial scientific breakthroughs in decades, raising the prospect of a new era of synthetic biology that promises to tackle many of the world's...
From banning fracking to multi-billion pound infrastructure investments, Labour is pledging to prioritise climate action - but can it deliver on its bold promises?
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UK energy firm confirms preliminary talks over deal with Spanish owner of Scottish Power