Ancient DNA in the genomes of modern humans influences a range of physiological traits.
July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
May 14, 2015|
The European Commission unveils a plan to install a team of science advisors to guide policymakers.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
May 1, 2015|
A close cooperation between science, politics, and economics has helped to control one of history’s most destructive epidemics.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
March 3, 2015|
The US Department of Health and Human Services outlines how the National Institutes of Health and its other agencies will make research results public.
March 1, 2015|
Evolving Ourselves, The Man Who Touched His Own Heart, Bats, and The Invaders
February 25, 2015|
The British House of Lords has approved new rules regarding the creation of embryos using genetic material from three donors.
February 3, 2015|
Parliament today voted to allow techniques that could help couples produce babies with a reduced chance of passing on heritable mitochondrial diseases.