Genetic Code Has Double Meaning

Genetic Code Has Double Meaning

A team of researchers have made the discovery that the genetic code used by DNA to store information actually contains a double meaning, with the second set of coded information having major implications for how scientists read and interpret the instructions within it.  According to the authors of this study, this fascinating find could help […]

Junk DNA Not in Our Trunks but It Does Shape Our Faces

Junk DNA Not in Our Trunks but It Does Shape Our Faces

There’s an expression about having junk in your trunk, but the real junk — that is, junk DNA — is actually in each of our faces. According to findings of Axel Visel and his fellow researchers at California’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, even the faces which most of us consider to be the most attractive […]

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