We've read enough sci-fi to know how this turns out
10 Dec 2019
Clone poster girl Dolly the sheep's arthritis was 'normal for her age'
Boffins say health issues were not related to genetic wizardry
23 Nov 2017
Steppe thugs pacified by the love of stone age women
'Can you take the bins out, Ugg?'
04 Apr 2017
Force employees to take DNA tests for bosses? We've got a new law to make that happen, beam House Republicans
Give us your genes or pay 50% more for company healthcare
10 Mar 2017
Fatal genetic conditions could return in some 'three-parent' babies
Better mother matching needed
05 Jan 2017
Humans and bees share the same sociability genes
Bee pheromone is similar to genes found in mammals
04 Jul 2016
Genes take a shot at rebooting after death
Have you tried turning it off, and turning it back on again?
24 Jun 2016
GM crops are good for you and the planet, reckon boffins
A continent chokes on its kale
18 May 2016
Were the FIRST AMERICANS really FIRST? MYSTERY of vanished 'Population Y'
Descendants now survive only among Amazon tribes
23 Jul 2015
Boffin: Will I soon be able to CLONE a WOOLLY MAMMOTH? YES. Should I? Hell NO
PollBut it would be useful for research
03 Jul 2015
Oxford boffins publish fine-scale regional genetic map of UK
I can tell from your genetic markers that y'ain't from round 'ere, are ye?
19 Mar 2015
PENGUINS are just TASTELESS, say boffins
'Their tongues aren't for tasting', apparently
17 Feb 2015
Boffins: We have found a way to unlock the MYSTERIES OF SHEEP from old parchments
And it's not by reading the stupid writing on them either
10 Dec 2014
Google to feed machines with evidence of human physical weaknesses – and that's a good thing
Don't panic, citizen. These computers are your frieeeends
25 Jul 2014
Boffinry breakthrough: First self-replicating life with 'alien' DNA
This time around, it needs to be fed to keep copying; next time? Mebbe so, mebbe not...
08 May 2014
All men are part of a PURE GENETIC ELITE, says geno-science bloke
Something to be smug about over the weekend, guys
25 Apr 2014
Native Americans were actually European - BEFORE the Europeans arrived!
Columbus et al invaded relatives who went via Siberia
21 Nov 2013
Geneticists resolve human dilemma of Adam's boy-toy status
Largest Y chromosome study: Ancient Adam canoodlingly conterminous with elder Eve
03 Aug 2013