Geneticists Fox Tsosie Yracheta
Tanya H. Lee
11/10/15
Three young Native American geneticists are making their mark in a field often shunned by indigenous scientists...
Inuit Greenland Hunger AP
ICTMN Staff
9/25/15
For years the American Heart Association has suggested eating fatty fish at least twice a week because it is high in omega-3 fatty acids, which the body needs but does not produce...
Tanya H. Lee
2/5/15

The sequencing of the human genome and the science that made that feat possible have led to some fascinating new research into genetics....

Arvind Suresh
2/3/15
Until the advent of genetic genealogy, knowing your ancestry meant combing through old records, decoding the meaning of family heirlooms and listening to your parents and grandpare...
Terri Hansen
1/13/14
Studies of indigenous populations in Alaska and Australia by researchers at Australia’s University of Melbourne have found that genetic differences is the driver that puts Indigeno...
ICTMN Staff
10/11/12
It’s rare to catch a spider in the act of killing a bug—and rarer still for a drop of resin to engulf the arachnid as it's on the verge of pouncing...
ICTMN Staff
8/14/12
Before (above) and after the Fukushima nuclear-plant meltdown: Japan's pale grass blue butterflies appear to be mutating...
ICTMN Staff
5/31/12
A harmful modification in the BRCA1 gene prevalent among Jews of Eastern European descent, which increases the risk of developing breast and ovarian cancer, has been found in a Nat...
ICTMN Staff
2/22/12
It's a big week for really old stuff...
ICTMN Staff
2/1/11
Scientists speculate that a Native woman might have traveled from America to Europe a thousand years ago...

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