Ancient DNA Reveals Humans And Neanderthals Interbred

PA | Posted 07.11.2014 | UK

A genome taken from a 36,000-year-old skeleton has helped scientists shed new light on interbreeding between humans and Neanderthals. The ground-break...

Neanderthal Viruses Found In Human DNA Prompt Scientists To Explore Links To Cancer And AIDS

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Ancient viruses inherited from Neanderthals have been found in modern human DNA. Scientists are investigating possible links between the "endogenou...

Is Travelling in Our Genome?

Macca Sherifi | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Macca Sherifi

Travellers are constantly in the search for the unknown, to get lost in new and exciting locations, to get off the beaten track. Each adventure becomes more far-flung, more extreme, and dare I say it, more dangerous. There's no doubt about it, travelling is on our blood.

Neanderthal Sex 'Helped Human Race'

Press Association | Posted 25.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Neanderthal nookie thousands of years ago boosted the health of the human race, scientists believe. Sex between ancestors of m...