DNA from the 40,000-year-old bones of a modern human found in Europe contains Neanderthal genes.
November 1, 2012|
From basic research to beneficial therapies
October 29, 2012|
Record fish die-offs in the Midwest call for a fresh look at how humans are disrupting the planet’s essential water cycle.
October 24, 2012|
Swapping chromosomes from one human egg to another could eliminate mitochondrial DNA mutations that cause disease.
October 23, 2012|
Bees, sheep, and chimps are just a few of the animals known to self-medicate. Can they teach us about maintaining our own health?
October 15, 2012|
Remote sensing helps control an invasive giant weed that threatens ecosystems and border security.
October 12, 2012|
Keith Campbell, a biologist who was part of the effort to clone Dolly the sheep, has passed away at the age of 58.
October 4, 2012|
A brewmaster is creating a signature concoction using yeast found in his facial hair.
October 1, 2012|
Laboratory-raised populations of dung beetles reveal a mother's extragenetic influence on the physiques of her sons.
September 27, 2012|
Scientists unravel the confusing molecular biology behind a fruit fly’s reliance on a single type of cactus.