Look 1,000 years into your ancestral past with this DNA-tracking technique.
By merging genetics with digital imaging, law enforcement can 3D print based completely upon DNA left at a crime scene.
As it turns, the Yeti really is a rare creature. It just isn't exactly what we thought.
Scientists change a single gene (and nothing else) in mice to increase their lifespan by nearly 20 percent.
These blobs may not look like much, but they're the closest living backbone-free relatives to humans.
Your ability to gain muscle mass might be entirely related to your genetics. Thanks mom and dad.
The USDA aims to fight mineral deficiencies in third world countries by making white rice as good for you as brown rice.
Do we really inherit the "bald" gene from our mother's side of the family? Learn the truth, and then resign yourself to the inevitable.
Whether we call it the fountain of youth, or just a beauty potion, humanity has long been on the hunt for a magic elixir to ward off the effects of aging. Now a research team in China has reportedly come up with what they believe could in fact be a real anti-aging formula.
Whether it's a local politician claiming Native American ancestry or your hipster friend asserting some vague familial connection to French aristocracy, thanks to advances in science it's becoming increasingly difficult to obscure one's true ancestry.