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The Double Helix: James Watson Was as Savvy as George Lucas

Hey folks! Have you ever wondered about the utility of applying narrative archetypes to science writing? In this guest essay I recently wrote for Randy Olson’s blog,  1,909 more words


Bigfoot: good and bad news

OK folks it’s official there is now scientific proof (both good and bad) for all of you bigfoot hunters out there!

Browsing one of my favorite sites I came across this… 212 more words


In the Beginning There Was DNA...Only God Knows the End!

We share 50% of our DNA with bananas. We share 78% of DNA with a cabbage. We share 85% of our DNA with zebra fish and famously, we share 98% of our DNA with chimpanzees. 72 more words


It's in our genes (Day 85)

The world of genetics is fascinating and there always seems an endless stream of findings and breakthroughs with the potential for predicting and treating health problems. 795 more words

Geoff Maitland