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Apr 12, 2016 12:06 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Similar to how migrating Europeans spread disease to Native Americans, it appears that humans from Africa spread disease to Native Europeans and Asians.
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 17, 2016 12:30 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new tool could allow edits and repairs to the human genome, and perhaps one day treat diseases or conditions linked to our genes.
Mar 3, 2016 03:03 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
There are more species of rattlesnakes slithering around the U.S. than previously thought.
Feb 8, 2016 07:30 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
King Tut is the only 18th Dynasty pharaoh whose mummy has been identified with certainty, says a new analysis.
Dec 1, 2015 11:11 AM ET // Rebecca Davis, AFP
The researcher says he is only holding off cloning people for fear of the public reaction.
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 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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