A child's genes, combined with their environment, will shape who they are. But parenting is part of that environment.
Why do we have seemingly extra amino acids in our genetic code? Quantum chemistry borrowed from space to find the answer.
More than 7,000 genomes were analyzed.
If the same rate of degeneration continues, the Y chromosome has just 4.6 million years left before it disappears completely.
Researchers accomplished this feat for the first time and may never be able to do it again.
Groundbreaking insights are shedding light on this frustrating disease.
The work shows "how important serendipity is for evolution."
About one in every 5,000 boys born in the United States has this genetic disorder.
Spoiler alert: they haven't, not really.
Even the healthy Mediterranean diet doesn't work for everyone.
Personalized diets, even from birth, could be in our future.
Everyone in Canada could get screened, for a price.
Stories say the people of Easter Island's destroyed the landscape before turning to cannibalism. The truth is far more sinister.
As they age, fathers pass on more genetic mutations to their offspring than mothers.