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Feb 11, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
A new survey links depression, nicotine addiction and other traits to Neanderthal genetic lineage.
Feb 10, 2016 02:00 PM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The evidence was found in the teeth of some 2,000-year-old skeletons.
Feb 4, 2016 09:06 AM ET // Michael Casey, FoxNews.com
Scientists have for the first time sequenced the genome of New York City bed bugs.
Jan 28, 2016 08:15 AM ET // AFP
A gene responsible for cutting connections between rarely used brain cells could be going too far and causing damage.
Jan 14, 2016 11:40 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
The 5,300-year-old mummy's maternal line appears to have originated and died out in the eastern Italian Alps.
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 17, 2015 01:28 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
Scary headlines can cause the public to be needlessly fearful. Understanding risk and statistics can help. →
Dec 3, 2015 12:50 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Does your favorite purebred dog come from an ancient canine lineage? See if the breed made our list.
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