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First Transgenic Primate Group Glows and Grows
A first in transgenic research could aid the study of diseases like Parkinson's and Lou Gehrig's
Operation: Dark Wolf
Our ancient genetic engineering that turned wolf to dog has made its mark on modern wolves—and may help them survive modern climate
Why Does War Breed More Boys?
Surge of male babies in wartime is due to a male gene, says evolution researcher
First African, Asian, and Woman Get Full Genome Map
Sequences bring individualized medicine a step closer
Hunting for Ancestors? Look No Further Than Your Genes
Modern genetic methods show the GPS hidden in DNA
Small Ways to Fix a Big Problem
Do all those little things we do for the environment—recycling, giving up bottled water, going vegan—really make a difference?
Mapping The Human Mind
Scientists reveal the first “wiring diagrams” of the cerebral cortex, shedding light on the infrastructure behind human intelligence.
Is Digital Nature as Soothing as the Real Deal?
Not even close, says a new psych study on plasma screen “windows”
One in Eight U.S. Biology Teachers Teaches Creationism
Survey reveals that creationism and ID are hardly extinct in high schools
Human Cause, Global Effect
Pivotal study affirms that global warming is taking a toll on Earth’s land, sea, and life (and it’s our fault).