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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.
Jan 7, 2016 12:12 PM ET
Whether it's cycling, baseball, football or probably any other sport, there are always athletes willing to use science to gain a performance edge. And with gene therapy, they may one day be able to seriously amp up their game.
Dec 23, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
Within the next five years, the perfect diet will be available to anyone, and all you need to do to get started is spit.
Nov 30, 2015 04:40 PM ET // Elizabeth Palermo, LiveScience
Knowing which species of spider built a web in a certain area, as well as what it feasted on, are important pieces of information for researchers.
Nov 24, 2015 09:00 AM ET // AFP
The company behind the project plans to churn out dogs, horses, and up to a million beef cattle a year.
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.
Nov 19, 2015 11:23 AM ET // Mindy Weisberger, LiveScience
Over 500 million years ago, humans and certain worms shared a common ancestor.
Nov 16, 2015 06:30 PM ET // Talal Al-Khatib
DNA testing facilities promise parents a peek into their child's potential futures. Too good to be true? Probably.
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