Biotechnology includes any technique or technological application that uses biology or living organisms to create or modify products and processes of food production, sustainable agriculture, fisheries and forestry. This includes recombinant DNA technology, transgenic crops and animals, genetically modified (GM) foods, biopharmaceuticals, bioremediation and more. (Source: USDA, Photo: Flickr)

Scientists grow bacon from stem cells

Lure invented that forces fish to bite

Genetically modified crops on the rise

Farmers skirting biotech rules

Robot fish to swim in schools and test water quality

Scientist creates Frankenstein-like songbird

Ships to be made with a slimy hull inspired by whale skin

Biotech beets raise concern over GMO safety

Clean Tech Open semifinalists announced

Bakelite 2.0

Beasts of bioengineering

The Secret of El Dorado revealed