Is Homosexuality in Your Genes?

Is Homosexuality in Your Genes?

Scientists have recently discovered two gene variants that are more common in gay men than straight men, adding to the evidence that homosexuality is, at least, partially genetic. This news may actually sound familiar to you, as studies in the early ‘90s also identified regions on the 8th and X-chromosomes that were correlated with homosexuality.

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What Science Says About Women In Combat

What Science Says About Women In Combat

Two women just graduated from Army Ranger school, starting the all-too-familiar debate of women in combat. After more than 10 years of war, with women participating alongside: is there any science that says they shouldn’t be all that they can be? When First Lt. Shaye Haver and Capt. Kristen Griest passed the nine-week training program

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How Radiation Changes Your DNA

How Radiation Changes Your DNA

What do your phone, the sun, the stove, far-off black-holes and the palm of your hands all have in common? Radiation, baby. It’s everywhere. Up and atom friends, Trace here emitting and absorbing radiation at your eyeballs for DNews! When I say radiation, most people do this, but to be honest, radiation on it’s own

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What Does Bone Marrow Actually Do?

What Does Bone Marrow Actually Do?

We all have bone marrow but do we even need it? Yes. Very much yes. Hey there skeletons hiding inside sacks of meat, Jules here for DNews! I’m here to talk about bone marrow transplants, but we have to know what bone marrow is in the first place. In our bodies, there are these super

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