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A peregrine falcon’s power to migrate may lie in its DNA
Neanderthal genes are still helping humans today
Doggie DNA tests help predict the breeds that will be Puppy Bowl MVPs
Corpse flowers across the country are swapping pollen to stay stinky
It might not always take years to develop vaccines
Scientists are tracking down deep sea creatures with free-floating DNA
The secret to helping this resilient whale species lies in its genes
This neurobiologist wants to know if children can inherit trauma genetically
Gut bacteria might flip the effects of a common cancer-causing mutation in an unexpected way