For all the understandable weight we give DNA evidence, it is of little if any use for the vast majority of the wrongfully convicted.
Procedure could prevent children from inheriting genetic diseases from mothers
February 14, 2014
Creepy or cool?
An surprising find in a pit of bones upsets a lot of what we thought we knew about human ancestry
DNA from Spanish bones beats old record by almost 300,000 years
Oops, here's your kid back!
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Bigfoot exists and there is DNA to prove it, or at least that’s what one scientific journal is claiming.
As data storage needs grow more pressing, an unconventional technology offers hope
British police have asked for a DNA sample from a girl in New Zealand said to bear a striking resemblance to the missing British girl.
Careless Lone Star state dog owners, you're on notice: Your pooch's little front lawn "accident" could come back to haunt you if you don't clean it up.
Mutations in mitochondrial DNA can cause incurable diseases that are inheritable. Scientists have developed a new procedure to prevent this from happening.