biology

A New Company Claims It Can Recreate Your Face Just From A DNA Sample

Not at the moment, but at least one company is claiming to have that ability.

Genetics

Meet 23AndMe, The Company That’s Selling Your DNA Behind Your Back

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Did you get a genetic test through 23andMe? Congratulations, you just paid them to take your DNA and sell it to anybody who wants a peek.

science

What We Know About Suicide, Scientifically

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Suicide is the tenth most common form of death in America... but are its causes genetic?

science

We May Choose Our Friends Based On Shared Genetics

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According to new research, you only think your friends are cool because they're kinda like you genetically.

Sex

We Were All Female

Gentlemen: Science has a confession.

science

Bees Can Alter Their Genetics When It Suits Them

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Bees can also still laugh at Nicolas Cage jokes, which is why whenever they show up at a stand-up night, comics scream "NOT THE BEES!"

science

So We're Hacking Fruit Fly DNA Now

All right, let's make some freaks of nature!

Tinkering with mice

Harder, Better, Faster, Stronger — Scientists Create Breed of Genetic Super Mice

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Oh science, you sure do have a thing for making mice do strange things.


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