Dogs Are Genetically Programmed to Be Man’s Best Friend

Why is the dog man’s best friend? Five genes of the animal could explain this particular complicity, according to a study published Thursday in the journal...

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Human DNA Ancestors

Human DNA Linked to Single Migration Out of Africa

The vast majority of current populations would be the descendants of a single wave of migrants who left Africa about 80,000 years ago, according to separate studies...

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Genetics Obesity

Genetics Are Not a Fatality When it Comes to Obesity

Genetics is not fatality. At least, not in the case of obesity. This is the conclusion of a meta-analysis conducted by an international research team and published in...

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Mammoth Skull California

Mammoth Skull Discovered on California Island

A rare mammoth skull was discovered by an American team of paleontologists Thursday on Santa Rosa Island in California (USA). Nicknamed “Larry”, the animal...

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