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Dec 18, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Think you are all European or African? DNA reveals that many of us are actually of mixed heritage.
Dec 10, 2014 11:00 AM ET // AFP
Russia's richest man says he is returning Watson's Nobel prize he bought at auction.
Nov 14, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Richard Farrell
A species of butterfly uses its decorative flair for protection and also varies its color and intensity by season as predator types change.
Nov 12, 2014 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Reaching a ripe old age seems to have little to do with lifestyle and a lot to do with genes, concludes a new study on 17 of the oldest people on the planet. Continue reading →
Nov 11, 2014 08:55 AM ET // LiveScience
Researchers have found the roots of the special relationship between humans and cats.
Oct 28, 2014 07:45 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Two mutated genes help to explain why the majority of all violent crimes are committed by a small group of antisocial, repeat male offenders.
Oct 22, 2014 11:05 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
The research unexpectedly revealed that ancient Europeans started dairying thousands of years before they evolved genes to make the most of it.
Oct 7, 2014 01:30 PM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
Eight genes influence our preferences for a cup o' Joe.
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