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Genetic modification

Genetic modification (GM) takes place when selected genes are taken from one organism and transferred to another organism to change its characteristics. This... Entry last updated: 07/01/19

Inventors and inventions

People who discover new methods of doing things or technology which improve our lifestyle are called inventors. The new technologies which they develop are i... Entry last updated: 13/06/17

Nuclear disasters

Nuclear power is another source of power like wind, water or solar power. It is a cheap, reliable and clean source of energy, however the biggest disadvantag... Entry last updated: 24/08/20

First encounters (New Zealand)

2019 marked 250 years since the first meeting between Māori and the Europeans. This happened when James Cook, on board the Endeavour, sighted New Zealand on ... Entry last updated: 12/11/18

Space exploration

Humans have been fascinated with the stars for thousands of years, but were unable to visit space until the 20th century. Space exploration began in 1957 whe... Entry last updated: 19/03/20

Sustainability

A sustainable situation is one that can continue. Examples of sustainability include an environment that can maintain a certain level of biodiversity, or an ... Entry last updated: 21/03/19

Artificial intelligence (AI)

Artificial Intelligence or AI, is an area of computer science that concerns machines making intelligent responses and thinking and reacting like humans. Entry last updated: 27/11/18

Cryptocurrency

A cryptocurrency is a virtual currency built on cryptographie. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency and created by an anonymous computer programmer known as ... Entry last updated: 19/03/18

Biology

Biology is the natural science that involves the study of life and living organisms from one-celled creatures to the most complex living organism of all - th... Entry last updated: 08/06/18

Globalisation

Globalisation or globalization is the way in which our world has become more integrated, or joined up. It is about economics and trade, science and technolog... Entry last updated: 18/07/18
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