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Apr 19, 2016 09:40 AM ET // AFP
A DNA study of more than 380,000 people has uncovered a surprising role for human genes: helping to determine the age at which you first have sex.
Apr 13, 2016 11:30 AM ET // Nick Grimm, ABC Science Online
Thirteen individuals with disease-resistant genes could hold the answer to beating a range of illnesses.
Apr 12, 2016 12:06 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Similar to how migrating Europeans spread disease to Native Americans, it appears that humans from Africa spread disease to Native Europeans and Asians.
Mar 29, 2016 05:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Protein-based Paleo diets aren’t for everyone, suggests research that finds some people are actually hardwired to stick to veggies.
Mar 28, 2016 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The map reveals how extensively past interbreeding has affected people alive today.
Mar 23, 2016 11:30 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Genes primarily affecting males, as well as family environment help explain why so many terrorists and killers are men, including brothers.
Mar 17, 2016 04:00 PM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
An image processing filter could help potential tetrachromats recognize and develop their unique talent. →
Mar 17, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The worldliest people on the planet could be Melanesians, according to new genetic research.
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