aurochs

Learning about modern genetics through the long-extinct aurochs

The world’s first reported instance of species extinction is also a good window on today’s genetic revolution ...
ginkgovials

Resurrecting scents that went extinct 100 years ago

Move aside, Chanel No. 5. Scientists have now created a scent that’s even older than the iconic perfume, even if ...
rhino

Resurrecting the northern white rhino and other lost species. But at what cost?

Time has been called on the northern white rhinoceros, but this call is already being challenged. When the last male ...
red

Are we in danger of losing blue-eyed redheads? Not likely

For every 100 people in the world, only one or two will have red hair. And when you meet a ...