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DNA theft, an energy puzzle and news refuseniks
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DNA theft, an energy puzzle and news refuseniks

Should we take steps to guard our genetic security? Is wind power overpriced? And why are so many of us turning off the news
17 Jun 2022
Missing cat turns up ten years on
A cat (not Chubbs)
Tall Tales

Missing cat turns up ten years on

And other stories from the stranger side of life
16 Jun 2022
Why world leaders refused to give Russia their DNA
Vladimir Putin and Emmanuel Macron host a joint press conference in Moscow
Stranger than fiction

Why world leaders refused to give Russia their DNA

Emmanuel Macron and Olaf Scholz ruled out using Kremlin PCR tests during recent visits
18 Feb 2022
Neanderthal genes linked to severe Covid-19 symptoms
A Neanderthal skull on display.
In Brief

Neanderthal genes linked to severe Covid-19 symptoms

Discovery may explain why some regions have been harder hit by coronavirus
1 Oct 2020
Instant Opinion: UK ‘quietly retreating from world stage’
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In Depth

Instant Opinion: UK ‘quietly retreating from world stage’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Monday 17 February
17 Feb 2020
University success ‘genetic’, says study
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In Brief

University success ‘genetic’, says study

Genes influence choice of university as well as exam performance, according to KCL researchers
19 Oct 2018
More than 20% of meat contains wrong animal, watchdog finds
Burger, meat
In Depth

More than 20% of meat contains wrong animal, watchdog finds

Products from three supermarkets among more than 140 items that tested positive for undeclared animal flesh
6 Sep 2018

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First human colonisation of North America uncovered
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In Brief

First human colonisation of North America uncovered

DNA proves humans travelled from Asia to Alaska 10,000 years earlier than previously thought
5 Jan 2018
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