We’re excited to announce the launch of the Node Network, a global directory of developmental and stem cell biologists. The Node Network is designed to help those organising conferences, assembling committees, seeking speakers for seminar series, looking for referees and so on to identify individuals who might not otherwise come to mind. The Network is[…]
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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.
We find out what happens when two cells move in together, unpack the history of genetic engineering and bleat on about Dolly the Sheep.