Just one creature can live in space, and now scientists have found the tardigrade has the highest amount of foreign DNA in its genome.
DNA testing facilities promise parents a peek into their child's potential futures. Too good to be true? Probably.
Chickens selectively bred to be bigger over a 50-year period show that evolution can happen dramatically during our lifetimes.
California-based 23andMe has new DNA kits that will test for mutations that could lead to disease.
A new technique could allow scientists to edit pig genes and use them in human medicine. But should we?
Russia is exhuming Tsar Nicholas and Alexandra as part of a reinvestigation of the circumstances around the death and burial of the imperial family.
A specific gene can predict whether a person -- mostly women -- will react to an issue with an attitude from the left or the right.
Early Europeans and Asians looked much like they do today 5,000 years ago, except they couldn't do one thing well: drink milk.
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