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August 9, 2014

The Genetics of What Makes Us Human

What in our genome makes our species unique and why has it been so hard to find?


Scholars of human origins are concerned with understanding why and how the traits that set humans apart from our primate relatives, like complex language...

August 8, 2014

In an article accompanying the initial publication of the human genome sequence in 2001, distinguished evolutionary geneticist Svante Pääbo celebrated the accomplishment, comparing the feat to putting a man on the moon. But he also offered these words of caution:


"As w...

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