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Ariana Grande writes empowering essay on feminism

Ariana Grande is fed up with how society treats women and their relationships. According to <i>The Sun</i>, Grande commented on rumors that she’s dating One …

Feminism

Poor Lifestyle Choices Can Be Passed Onto Future Generations Through DNA

Well, that’s unfortunate.<p>New research has shown for the first time that traces of our poor lifestyles, environmental stressors and trauma can be …

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Hurry - once it's sold this opportunity will be gone!<p>Besides being memorable, .com domains are unique: This is the one and only .com name of it's …

Soda affects DNA and reduces your lifespan

A new study from the <i>American Journal of Public Health</i> has shown that soft drink intake reduces the length of telomeres, the protective units …

10 genetic mutations and evolutionary traits found in Africa, with their surprising advantages - and downsides

AFRICANS are more genetically diverse than the rest of the world combined.<p>Modern humans evolved in Africa about 200,000 years ago, and began moving …

Scientists Have Found a Way to Switch on a Dormant Gene in Human Red Blood Cells

Welcome to the future of genetic editing.<p>Scientists from the University of New South Wales (UNSW) in Australia have used a world-first technique to …

Study 'editing' human DNA in embryos divides scientists

<b>"The day could come where people would look at children with genetic abnormalities and think, how could their parents have done that to them, why</b> …

Epigenetics 101: a beginner’s guide to explaining everything

The word ‘epigenetics’ is everywhere these days, from academic journals and popular science articles to ads touting miracle cures. But what is …

This Is The First Baby Conceived With Controversial Mitochondrial Method

One of several due to be born this summer<p>Zain Rajani was born 22 days ago in Toronto, Canada. To say he was much anticipated would be an understatement—his parents, Natasha and Omar Rajani, had been trying for four years to get pregnant. Finally, they turned to in vitro fertilization, but Natasha’s …

New Chapter in Epigenetics

We are more than the DNA sequences we inherit from our parents.<p>Nongenetic information is also passed from one generation to the next, the burgeoning …

A pioneer in our understanding of cell shape and movement will be sorely missed – but his work lives on<p>Every major story in science is interwoven with millions of threads, each thread a little story in its own right. In the news, you read about the big breakthrough in terms of individual …

University College London

India joins the ‘designer babies’ debate

<b>New Delhi:</b> The debate on the ethics of gene editing, mainly regarding ‘designer babies’ or genetically engineered babies has arrived in India. The …

Discovered the sixth DNA base?

DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) is the main component of our genetic material. It is formed by combining four parts: A, C, G and T (adenine, cytosine, …

Ask Ray | Future artificial intelligence acceptance or fear

Dear Ray,Take a look at this article in <i>Russia Today</i>. In our film <i>The Singularity Is Near</i> — that we produced and wrote together — the “Jerry Garcia” …

DNA repair map of the entire human genome

When the common chemotherapy drugs cisplatin or oxaliplatin hit cancer cells, they damage DNA so that the cells can’t replicate. But the cells have …