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‘A lot of secrets’ in coronavirus genomes: Why are some strains so deadly, while others remain more mild?

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[In 1965, a] group of researchers in England, led by Dr. David Tyrrell, was learning more about the common cold ...

Scientists show that Jurassic Park couldn’t happen

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Even when they used the best DNA sequencing methods known, researchers couldn't extract ancient DNA from amber-preserved insects ...
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Programming language based on the human brain

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IBM has developed a new programming architecture based on the language of the human brain, taking us one step closer ...

Is it possible to clone a Neanderthal?

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The following is an excerpt. In an interview with Der Spiegel, geneticist George Church made some headlines by claiming that it will ...

Futurist Nicola Tesla was a eugenicist

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ForbesTesla, Eugenics And Rationalizing DehumanizationForbesThe year 2100 will see eugenics universally established. In past ages, the law governing the survival ...
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Do liars really have different brains?

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As biology has advanced, it’s become increasingly clear that the environment and yes, even choice, have a remarkable impact on ...

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