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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.
Feb 3, 2016 11:34 AM ET // Bianca Nogrady, ABC Science Online
Whether we prefer to get up at the crack of dawn or work late into the night may be influenced by genes.
Dec 3, 2015 12:50 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Does your favorite purebred dog come from an ancient canine lineage? See if the breed made our list.
Nov 23, 2015 03:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Just one creature can live in space, and now scientists have found the tardigrade has the highest amount of foreign DNA in its genome.
Oct 20, 2015 03:45 PM ET // Discovery News
Chinese scientists edit out a key gene to make extra-muscular pups.
Oct 8, 2015 11:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Nature has figured out how to prevent cancer in elephants, and now new research is revealing their disease-fighting strategies could also work in people.
Sep 29, 2015 06:00 PM ET // Laine Bergeson
It's not always about the mom -- grandmothers also play a role in a child's respiratory fitness.
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