Science News Archive - December 22, 2010
Scientists have recovered the DNA code of a human relative discovered recently in Siberia, which found that the relative roamed far from the cave that holds its only known remains.
The most detailed annotation yet of the fruit-fly genome points the way to understanding the genomes of all organisms.
Stress can enhance ordinary, unrelated memories, a team of neuroscientists has found in a study of laboratory rats.
Most Australians do not approve of IVF or abortion for sex-selection purposes, and most do not think a hypothetical blue or pink pill to select the sex of a child should be legal, a new study has found.
Searching the web usually involves typing keywords or a phrase into a search engine and clicking the "search now" button.
Albert Einstein once said that science without religion is lame, and religion without science is blind.
While there are still couples who wait for a deep level of commitment before having sex, today it's far more common for two people to explore their sexual compatibility before making long-term plans together.