Saturn's moon Titan has an atmosphere rich in organic compounds, which has led to speculations that chemical precursors of life may have been generated there.
New results from the largest genome-wide association study ever carried out have revealed a link between genetics and height, according to the authors of a recent paper.
Scientists are trying to narrow down what led certain fungi to take the unique evolutionary path that helped them produce psychedelic compounds.
The recent fossil discovery of a domesticated horse tooth is expanding our knowledge of the history of the early Americas.
In yet another clue that the origin of all life may be extraterrestrial, NASA says it has found all pieces of DNA and RNA inside meteorites.
Researchers are now working to resurrect the extinct Christmas Island rat species with the help of what are called hybrid mechanisms.
Using a technique called nanopore sequencing, researchers can use this new type of DNA test to look for hard-to-diagnose genetic diseases.
Researchers say they have created a dramatically more efficient means of storing information within DNA than those currently...
Could lightning be responsible for the origin of life on Earth? According to a new study published by...
The Debrief takes a deep dive and looks at the varying pros and cons of animal cloning and genome editing of species.