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Estonia Offers Free Genetic Testing to Residents

By Diana Kwon | April 13, 2018

The nationwide experiment will initially include around 100,000 volunteers.

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A controversial hypothesis suggests that jellyfish may one day rule the oceans, and Mola mola may tell us if we are approaching a tipping point.

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The animal pictures and hand stencils were made in caves in Spain thousands of years before Homo sapiens arrived in Europe.

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image: European Measles Cases Quadrupled in 2017

European Measles Cases Quadrupled in 2017

By Shawna Williams | February 20, 2018

The increase is attributed to a drop in immunization rates.

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image: DNA Analysis Paints New Picture of 10,000-Year-Old Briton

DNA Analysis Paints New Picture of 10,000-Year-Old Briton

By Shawna Williams | February 7, 2018

“Cheddar Man” had dark hair and blue eyes, a sequencing analysis suggests.

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image: EU Advisor Recommends Regulatory Exemption for Gene Editing

EU Advisor Recommends Regulatory Exemption for Gene Editing

By Catherine Offord | January 19, 2018

Crops produced using mutagenic technologies such as CRISPR should generally be exempt from regulatory laws governing GMOs, according to the published opinion.

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image: Scientists’ Expectations for Brexit Mostly Grim

Scientists’ Expectations for Brexit Mostly Grim

By Catherine Offord | September 12, 2017

Some researchers have already been negatively affected by the U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union, though opinions on the eventual outcome remain mixed.

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image: U.K. Lays Out Its Vision for Post-Brexit Research

U.K. Lays Out Its Vision for Post-Brexit Research

By Catherine Offord | September 7, 2017

The government’s new position paper on science and innovation after leaving the E.U. takes a positive tone, but has frustrated researchers with its lack of detail.

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Clinical medicine and biosciences are among the UK disciplines that receive the most EU funding.

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image: Macron’s Election Win Cheered by Scientists

Macron’s Election Win Cheered by Scientists

By Ashley P. Taylor | May 8, 2017

The future French president’s goals are pro-science, yet he will need parliamentary support.

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