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Addictive behavior could trace back to an ancient retrovirus in our DNA
Understanding why some struggle more than others could help us find solutions.
How jumping genes hijack their way into the next generation of babies
Where do transposons do their transposing?
Consumer DNA tests can’t tell you much, but they sure can get your relatives arrested
It's time to think about who has your data.
It’s National DNA Day, which means gene testing kits are on super sale
A quick guide to getting the goods for cheaper.
Scientists just discovered a strange new DNA shape lurking in human cells
But what does it do?
Scientists are trying to figure out where the heck horses came from
A new study shows how little we know about their origins.
Scientists just uncovered the cause of a massive epidemic using 500-year-old teeth
Why is it so hard to pinpoint ancient diseases?
Yes, you are probably descended from royalty. So is everyone else.
Excerpt: A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived
We finally know how durian got so stinky
It's one funky fruit.
What can genetic testing really tell you?
Risk is not a diagnosis.