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“Genetic Science”

Jun 18, 2015 07:52 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
The premise behind 'Jurassic World' dates back nearly a century -- to the creator of Sherlock Holmes.
Jun 10, 2015 01:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Early Europeans and Asians looked much like they do today 5,000 years ago, except they couldn't do one thing well: drink milk.
Jun 9, 2015 11:53 AM ET // Renee Morad
A computer has developed a new scientific theory using only its artificial intelligence, without any help from humans. Continue reading →
May 21, 2015 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The newly created humanized yeast reveals how humans and yeast share genes despite being separated by a billion years of evolution.
May 19, 2015 08:00 AM ET // AFP
A genetically engineered yeast could be used to churn out morphine, codeine and other opiates using a simple home-brew beer kit.
Apr 23, 2015 08:50 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
Chinese researchers have attempted to modify the gene responsible for a potentially fatal blood disorder in non-viable embryos.
Apr 2, 2015 10:35 AM ET // AFP
New test returns fewer false positives than standard testing.
Mar 16, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
The argument over the existence of Yeti is heating up, but it has more to do with bears than the legendary Abominable Snowman.
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