Turn Genes on With the Flip of a Switch! Light-activated DNA shines a spotlight on new gene therapies.

The 1997 US film Men In Black followed two secret agents who protected humans from extraterrestrial aliens, and aliens from humans. They had access to several (fictional) gadgets — the most notable of which was the “neuralizer.” The neuralizer allowed READ MORE

10,000 species of birds today thanks to incredible adaptive radiation in early dinosaur evolution

Shrinking helped dinosaurs and birds to keep evolving A study that has ‘weighed’ hundreds of dinosaurs suggests that shrinking their bodies may have helped the group that became birds to continue exploiting new ecological niches throughout their evolution, and become READ MORE