Gene Pool

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Name: Gene Pool
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 3 reports

Diverse gene pool critical for tigers' survival, say Stanford scholars

Diverse gene pool critical for tigers' survival, say Stanford scholars ... [Published Noodls - Apr 17 2014]
Entities: Gene Pool
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

What makes people attractive? New study shows novelty or being exotic does

InterAksyon.comThe online news portal of TV5PARIS - Looking the odd one out may seem like a recipe for mating disaster, but it could make you more attractive to the opposite sex.So said a study Wednesday which may also explain why fashions change.Researchers ... [Published Interaksyon - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Scientist teaches robot mice to evolve

Dr. Stefan Elfwing is a researcher studying evolution at the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology (OIST). As you might imagine, observing new evolutionary changes happening around us is a bit of a glacial process. Looking to speed up the process, ... [Published Dvice.com - Apr 14 2014]
Entities: Robotics, Battery, Teaching
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

JLL: Decoding the DNA of Asian Shoppers

In my opinion, it is these movers and aspirers who will now drive the future of retail globally. Is it possible that Chuan Shen, Rajesh Reddy, Jeni Tagao and Amira Hasan share the same gene pool, even though separated by thousands of miles? Evidently, ... [Published India Infoline - Apr 15 2014]
Entities: DNA, India, Urbanization, China
First reported Apr 15 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 1 reports

Diverse gene pool critical for tigers' survival, say Stanford scholars

Increasing tigers' genetic diversity – via interbreeding and other methods – and not just their population numbers may be the best solution to saving this endangered species, according to Stanford research. ... [Published Stanford News Headlines - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Weekend recap: Bras for a Cause; charges stand against Howell doctor, more

_ Here's a list of headlines you might have missed this weekend at LivingstonDaily.com. To read each full story, select the provided link:• “Not everybody is man enough to do this,” said Scott Uchman, who danced to Big & Rich’s “Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy).” ... [Published Livingston Daily.com - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Brides-Ed Revisited: Labour’s Gene Pool Problem

“The last Labour leadership challenge was a battle between brothers,” writes Tim Stanley . “The shadow chancellor is married to the shadow home secretary – a former leadership candidate wedded to a future one. The deputy leader is married to the ... [Published Guy Fawkes' blog - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 13 2014 - Updated Apr 13 2014 - 1 reports

Letter: Little fish yield big impact

The East Fork Lewis River's sanctuary native steelhead gene pool may be threatened by loss of forage fish. As I write, these ruminant Endangered Species Act-listed juvenile steelhead are smolting and starting their perilous journey down the East Fork ... [Published Columbian.com - Apr 13 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Using a new GPS system to trace where your gene pool was geographically located

Tracing where your DNA was formed over 1,000 years ago is now possible due to a revolutionary technique developed by a team of international scientists led by experts from the University of Sheffield. The ground breaking Geographic Population Structure ... [Published Examiner.com - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Get the truth about GMOs

Dear Readers,When it comes to food, we’re in big trouble.The food supply is contaminated with hormones, antibiotics, GMOs, chemical cocktails, and neurotoxic pesticides. Even many so-called “natural” foods are actually hazardous to your health.Click here ... [Published Food Consumer - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Says Who?: ‘Good Looking’ Depends On The Beholder

I’m sure you’ve seen old friends and marveled at how good they still look. And I know that you’ve also seen other old friends and can’t believe how “mashup” they look.It’s relative though, as beauty really is in the eyes of the beholder. But we all have ... [Published Caribbean Today - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

Scientist for gene therapy regulation

While highlighting the need to define ethical principles to guide research studies with human subjects, K. Kasturirangan, member (science), Planning Commission, Government of India, sounded a word of caution on gene therapy, and called for regulation ... [Published The Hindu - Apr 11 2014]

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"If men tailored their grooming in order to be distinctive... that could confer an advantage to rare-beard styles that would decay as a style grew more popular" said the study
"We must also investigate sources of selection more critically," Marshall said, "bearing in mind the complex interplay of human and environmental selection and the likelihood of long-term gene flow from the wild."
...a male he cannot imagine what it would be like to make those reproductive decisions, and if someone disagrees with abortion, it would be better to "talk about it in a way that doesn't target individuals as being murderers."

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The story of animal domestication retold [Published WUSTL Science & Technology News - 8 hours ago]
Image courtesy of J. PonsonbyShorthorn bulls named St. John and Gaudy in this painting by Thomas Freebairn Wilson are products of human control over breeding. The fascination with livestock improvement in 19th-century Britain is reflected in portraits ...
Diverse gene pool critical for tigers' survival... [Published Stanford News Headlines - Apr 15 2014]
Increasing tigers' genetic diversity – via interbreeding and other methods – and not just their population numbers may be the best solution to saving this endangered species, according to Stanford research. ...
Brides-Ed Revisited: Labour’s Gene Pool P... [Published Guy Fawkes' blog - Apr 14 2014]
“The last Labour leadership challenge was a battle between brothers,” writes Tim Stanley . “The shadow chancellor is married to the shadow home secretary – a former leadership candidate wedded to a future one. The deputy leader is married to the ...
Dating Narcissism: Why We Look for Ourselves in... [Published TIME.com - Apr 11 2014]
MoreThe New Dating Game How Can I Make This News Linking Selfies and Narcissism About Me? When How I Met Your Mother wrapped up last week , fans were delighted to find out that the mother of Ted’s children was his soul mate. Why? Because she was ...
Fetal Abnormalities: The Next Minefield in the ... [Published TAPPED - Apr 09 2014]
In January, two legislators in Virginia’s House of Delegates introduced a bill that should have been uncontroversial. The bulk of HB 612 created new rules for genetic counselors practicing in the state, who had been unregulated and unlicensed. The roughly ...
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