Posted by Kat Arney, on 21 October 2021We look back on some of the most mind-blowing stories from the world of genetics in 2021, from Borgs to duck-billed platypuses.
Posted by Kat Arney, on 7 October 2021We explore the science behind one of the most remarkable but often overlooked organs in the mammalian body: the placenta.
Posted by Kat Arney, on 23 September 2021We take a look at how we learned to read the book of life, from the earliest days of DNA sequencing to the very latest futuristic technologies.
Posted by Kat Arney, on 9 September 2021We drop in on the Robinson Crusoe islanders to learn about their story and discover what their genes can teach us about speech and language development.
Posted by Kat Arney, on 26 August 2021We’re taking a trip back in a virtual time machine, soaking in the primordial soup to discover the origins of life.