gregor mendel

Sequenced pea genome aids effort to improve global nutrition, boost sustainable farming

An international team of researchers has assembled the first genome of the field pea, providing insight into how Mendel's original ...
Steam train

Podcast: Did a legendary train ride really lead to the rediscovery of Mendel’s laws?

A Victorian scientist's train ride to London leads to the rediscovery of Mendel's laws of inheritance, Nice story, but is ...
Darwin and Mendel

Podcast: What would have happened if Darwin and Mendel had been on Twitter?

Where would we be now if Darwin and Mendel had been on Twitter? ...
gregor mendel

What can we learn from Mendel’s peas, onions and GM tomatoes?

A quick look at Gregor Mendel's groundbreaking peas, 'junk' DNA and the first GMO crop ...