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Probing the Genetics of Intelligence

By Dan Cossins | May 15, 2013

Some geneticists are skeptical of a project that will analyze the DNA of high-IQ individuals to identify genetic variants related to intelligence.

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Solitary Sequencing

By Beth Marie Mole | December 21, 2012

Decoding the genome of a single cell could reveal previously overlooked levels of genetic variation.

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Surprising Sperm Diversity

By Hayley Dunning | July 23, 2012

The first genetic comparison of one man’s individual sperm cells uncovers unique genetic shuffling representative of a much bigger population.

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Battle of the Sexes

By Hannah Waters | November 17, 2011

Traits that help one sex but hurt the other are not sufficient for maintaining genetic variation.

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