DNA and Genes Archive
16 September 2008, 07:11 AM ET
Your weight problem might be written in your genes but not written in the stars.
15 September 2008, 01:00 PM ET
Biologists find new blind, subterranean ant species in Amazon rainforest.
04 September 2008, 08:01 AM ET
Woolly mammoths' last stand before extinction in Siberia wasn't made by natives.
22 August 2008, 06:16 AM ET
If you're depressed or just want something to improve your day. Here are five ways to help get that much-needed mood boost.
21 August 2008, 08:00 AM ET
Genetic switch in male fruit flies shows how some animals get gender-specific showy traits.
15 August 2008, 11:02 AM ET
Proteomics research has established a readable pattern of 23 proteins that identify those at risk for Alzheimer's in later life.
15 August 2008, 06:28 AM ET
Memory is partly a matter of genetics, but there are things you can do to keep your mind in shape.
13 August 2008, 11:20 AM ET
Bigfoot hunters say they've got a body, a photo and DNA evidence. Let's see it.
12 August 2008, 04:04 PM ET
Birth-control pills can change a woman's mate preferences.
05 August 2008, 05:57 AM ET
Gender screening has become outdated in the Olympics.
30 July 2008, 11:50 AM ET
Same-sex couples with strong religious beliefs most likely to ritualize their partnerships.
22 July 2008, 07:19 AM ET
For most doctors and psychologists, what remains controversial is not whether ADHD is real but rather how to diagnose and treat it.
05 July 2008, 08:23 AM ET
Chemists claim to have created the world's first DNA molecule made almost entirely of artificial parts.
27 June 2008, 09:03 AM ET
Crop scientists at Ohio State University have cloned a gene that controls the shape of tomatoes.
26 June 2008, 09:35 AM ET
More so than your upbringing, genes could determine whether you vote.
17 June 2008, 03:58 PM ET
Homosexuality in males may be caused in part by genes that code for increased fertility in females, a new study found.
16 June 2008, 06:17 AM ET
Smell of coffee can elicit reactions in brain that counteract sleep deprivation.
09 June 2008, 01:02 PM ET
Genetic data from frozen hairs show two genetically distinct groups of woolly mammoths.
28 May 2008, 07:27 AM ET
Scientists say they have retrieved 1,000-year-old Viking DNA.
27 May 2008, 06:23 AM ET
Dutch scientists claim they have completed the first sequencing of an individual woman's DNA.
18 May 2008, 08:00 PM ET
DNA from an extinct animal has been resurrected in a live animal.
12 May 2008, 06:25 PM ET
Scientists have for the first time genetically altered a human embryo.
06 May 2008, 08:00 PM ET
The odd platypus has a patchwork genome.
30 April 2008, 06:35 AM ET
DNA tests prove bone fragments exhumed last year were son and daughter of Russia's last czar.
22 April 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Genetic material can reveal who is related to whom.
07 April 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Amino acids — the building blocks of protein — may have gotten left-handed from neutron stars.
03 April 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Could you give up sex and survive?
03 April 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Scientists have developed computer method to quickly trace a person's genetic ancestry.
03 April 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Many people think cancer is genetic and cannot be avoided, but that's not true.
02 April 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Remote cameras reveal secret lives of grizzly and black bears.
25 March 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Scientists have pinned down the fastest evolving animal and it's a slow-poke.
13 March 2008, 06:55 AM ET
Today's Native Americans almost all descended from six women.
11 March 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Viruses found to have complex genetic interactions with bacteria.
11 March 2008, 08:00 PM ET
Certain ants have royal genes that ensure their offspring become queens.
03 March 2008, 07:00 PM ET
Happy people tend to have certain personality traits linked to genes.
28 February 2008, 07:00 PM ET
Gathering DNA evidence is a lot tougher then it is portrayed.