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Learn why homo sapiens survived when others could not

Last Updated: Wednesday, April 23, 2014, 19:13

Only we, the Homo sapiens, who lived side by side with Neanderthals and Denisovans of Siberia survived and a study offers fresh insights into what gave the modern man the advantage over other extinct humans.

Mice can `warn` sons, grandsons of dangers via sperm

Last Updated: Thursday, December 05, 2013, 21:04

Lab mice trained to fear a particular smell can transfer the impulse to their unborn sons and grandsons through a mechanism in their sperm, a study said Sunday.

Differences in twins` DNA set in the womb

Last Updated: Monday, July 16, 2012, 10:44

Environment can have a strong influence on genes in the womb and could account for differences in identical twins, according to a new study.