Adam Rutherford tells us how to argue with a racist, hunting for ghosts in the genome, and recreating the discovery of the double helix in Lego.
We’re discovering our inner fish: finding out whether we really do go through a fishy phase in the womb, and looking at the legacy of Tiktaalik, the first fish to walk on land.
What happens when an innocent genetic test reveals hidden family secrets?
Kat Arney explores the myths and misconceptions behind two of the most iconic images in evolutionary biology.
Who were the ancient Britons? And what can modern genetic and archaeological techniques tell us about their lives and loves?
Stories of sneaky sheep, substandard racing stallions, the Vikings of the Scottish Isles and news from the front lines of the sperm wars.
Should we believe our eyes or our sequencing machines when it comes to deciding what makes a species, and could Jurassic Park ever become a reality?
Exploring the latest advances in health technology such as CRISPR-based gene therapies, infection-fighting bacteriophage and a cure for HIV.
Unearthing the story of Edith Rebecca Saunders, the ‘mother of British plant genetics’.
We’re getting our hands dirty by delving into the poop-ome – the trillions of bacteria that live inside our guts and make up what’s known as the microbiome.