Genetic engineering is a highly controversial topic in today’s society.
Putting forward the argument of whether we should alter the course of nature
with science or leave things to take their own course. This project
features a ‘what if’ campaign that aims to persuade people to accept the
genetic modification of trees to help reduce CO2 emissions and reduce global warming. The main outcome for this
project was a newspaper style editorial piece that puts forward the key facts
in favour of tree modification using scientific articles, quotes and
infographics. The name META means beyond, change and transformation, reinforcing the
forward-looking subject matter of the project. The Logo represents the
three circles that make up a carbon atom.