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Evidence for yeast genome hybridization rather than tradionally thought genome duplication

Tourists in front of the Denisova Cave in the Altai Mountains in Siberia, where "X woman" was found. According to recent genetic studies, modern humans may have mated with "at least two groups" of ancient humans: Neanderthals and Denisovans. Genetic study indicates approximately 4% of the DNA of non-African modern humans is the same as that found in Neanderthals, suggesting interbreeding.

A mathematical theory proposed by Alan Turing in 1952 can explain the formation of fingers

A mathematical theory proposed by Alan Turing in 1952 can explain the formation of fingers -- ScienceDaily

4 Things Every Millennial Mommy Should Do(apart from parenting) To Keep Her Sanity!

Think, for a moment, about the next-door mommy you know. I'll do the same. I'm picturing one of my mommy friends whose day starts with her being the morning monster mommy, morphing into the sweet ...

19 Pieces Of Non-Human DNA Found In Human Genome. IFLScience Search Health and Medicine 19 Pieces Of Non-Human DNA Found In Human Genome. Eight percent of your DNA is alien, in that it’s made up of non-human, viral fragments.

These Are the Posters Girls Should Have on Their Walls

These gorgeous posters of women scientists are pleasing to the eye for all the right reasons. See why our girls need to see them, on Babble.