Before modern genetic engineering, scientists were attempting to improve agriculture through the use of World War II-era nuclear power.
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Arun Dayanandan is a biology graduate student at Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The son of two biologists, his passion for science began in the womb. After an inspiring conservation-focused trip to the Galapagos Islands, a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study biology in Australia, and a year-long research fellowship in India, he continues to study the biological world in all its forms. View all posts by arundayanandan