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Fish DNA For Fingers
2014-01-22 12:35:31

A new study found that our fish ancestors had the genetic machinery for fingers, but these structures did not develop until the evolution of limbs in amphibians.

Schizophrenia Linked To Abnormal Brain Network
2013-10-16 16:23:29

MIT researchers have uncovered “a faulty brain mechanism” they believe is linked to the development of schizophrenia.

Glow In The Dark Bunnies
2013-08-13 09:09:48

What do you get when you cross jelly fish DNA with a cuddly bunny? If these geneticists have anything to say about it, the combination could result in cheaper, more effective drugs for genetic diseases.


Word of the Day
coulisse
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".
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