How can scientists get away with publishing patent nonsense when it comes to the origin of life?
Scientists are making human “embryos” — cell formations that are not viable organisms — from stem cells, but which may be a step before making human organisms.
A consortium of scientists is advancing the Human Genome Project into the 4th dimension, promising new insights into the design of life.
Here’s a great idea for students starting biology this year, whether at the high school or college level.
Packing that entire genome into a tiny nucleus poses a formidable challenge. And you want it organized and accessible, too?
Max Delbrück (1906-1981) was a biophysicist and Nobel laureate who made seminal discoveries in the DNA-based replication of viruses.
If textbooks evolve, then what we thought we knew yesterday is no longer true today.
When ideologies reign, one of the first victims, invariably, is truth. The narrative is supreme, and it deforms how information is interpreted.
As I noted yesterday, Joseph Carter wrote a fatuous essay in which he denies purpose in the universe and does an amusing dance around the implications that follow.
For science reporters, misinformation on a hot story was “Too good to check.”