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Coronavirus evolutionary tree can illuminate pandemic’s ‘past, present and possible future’

Katherine Xue | 
For anyone who knows how to look, the past, present, and possible futures of the new coronavirus can be found ...
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Is there any point in living longer if we can’t stay young?

Adam Gopnik | 
Aging, like bankruptcy in Hemingway’s description, happens two ways, slowly and then all at once. ... "...Over the past century, ...
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‘Synthetic media’: How AI could make the era of ‘fake news’ far worse

Joshua Rothman | 
In the emerging world of “synthetic media,” the work of digital-image creation—once the domain of highly skilled programmers and Hollywood ...
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Are genes more important than practice for excelling in games, sports, and academics?

Maria Konnikova | 
[The] age-old debate: nature versus nurture, genetics versus effort. We’ve been having it long before we knew what DNA was...[T]he ...

Should Hawaii use GM mosquitoes to save its endangered birds?

Michael Specter | 
The 2016 [World Conservation Congress] has been held in Hawaii, which is fitting, since the state is often referred to ...
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GMO mosquitoes could save Hawaii’s critically endangered birds

Michael Specter | 
[M]osquitoes, which carry avian malaria, are a principal reason that just forty-two of more than a hundred species of native ...
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Researchers attempt to track Hannibal’s legendary journey from ancient horse manure

Margeurite Holloway | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. More than two thousand ...
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American eugenics movement was dark time for science and society

Andrea Denhoed | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Carrie Buck was born ...

Scientists use ‘assisted evolution’ in attempt to save coral reefs

Elizabeth Kolbert | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. The Hawaii Institute of ...
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Schizophrenia’s family ties invoke necessity of genetics in mental illness research

Siddhartha Mukherjee | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. That schizophrenia runs in ...
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For precision medicine to work, genetics knowledge needs to catch up to science

Cynthia Graber | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. In a recent speech ...

Cancer treatment guidelines limit use of unorthodox cures, hinder medical progress

Malcolm Gladwell | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Vince DeVita served as ...

Can bacterial infection fight off a brain tumor?

Emily Eakin | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Among the people waiting ...
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Fish story: Salmon eaten in US modified even before genetic engineering

Paul Greenberg | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. As strange as the ...

Body’s immune response may be factor in Alzheimer’s risk

Jerome Groopman | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis. Inflammation occurs when the ...

How did CRISPR’s discovery transform genetic research?

Michael Specter | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  CRISPR as two components. The ...

What does dust in your house say about you?

Emily Anthes | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Dust talks. That clump ...

Are cats really as domesticated as we think they are?

Ferris Jabr | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  At first, the cat ...

Mysterious DNA in brain unexpected blessing for evolution

Kelly Clancy | 
The GLP aggregated and excerpted this blog/article to reflect the diversity of news, opinion and analysis.  Mutations can cost an ...