Read this article to learn about "human hybrids" who express two sets of DNA. They can fail paternity tests and criminal DNA tests! They can also run into lots of medical-related hassles.
This article is about Albinism and the threats faced by people in a particular part of this world because they are albinistic.
When you dream do you feel as though it is someone else's memory? Do you ever dream of other times and places? Here we take a look at Genetic Memory and how it may influence your life.
Telomeres protect the ends of chromosomes. Telomerase is an enzyme that stops telomeres from shortening. They may both play a role in cancer and aging.
Do you know why siamese cats have a 'point coloration', or are darker in cold countries? Or why calico cats are always female. Science has simple but fascinating explanations to the coat colours of various cat breeds.
Use M&M's to determine genetic traits, extract DNA from a strawberry using normal household materials, create edible DNA strands using marshmallows and licorice, design dog breeds as you select alleles, and more in this...
Genetically altered humans turned vampire, is it possible? Can immortality be achieved? Harnessing the power of the mythical vampire
This article describes 10 experiments where genetic manipulation was found to improve the performance, or extend the lifespan of lab animals.
Analyzing the mathematical structure of a chromosome.
In recent medical research, scientist and doctors have found a way to eliminate the inheritance of mitochondrial diseases, such as muscular dystrophy, by creating an embryo with three parents.