Humanity is on the cusp of de-extincting the Wooly Mammoth
A Harvard team figures it's just two years away from making viable embryos.
NASA studies astronaut twins to observe the rigors of space
Preliminary findings indicate changes in gene expression and other biological markers.
Gene-altered ants show how animal societies work
Even slight changes in DNA can have a large impact on social behavior.
Scientists make a viable semi-synthetic organism
The lifeform holds on to its artificial genetic letters without a hitch.
Low-cost DNA sequencer uses Nokia 1020's camera as a microscope
But their technique could eventually be used with other smartphones' cameras.
Researchers digitally reconstruct the face of a legendary Scottish king
It's Robert the Bruce as you've never seen him before.
Recommended Reading: Meet the attorney who's fighting revenge porn
The best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web.
Genealogy service's DNA test helps you find your roots
MyHeritage has introduced a gene kit that identifies the ethnic and geographic history of your family.
Smoking triggers hundreds of DNA mutations every year
And they're not just in your lungs.