I grew up believing my ethnicity was Irish. Assuming the red hair, green eyes, and a fiery personality fits the stereotypical idea of someone of Irish decent. 468 more words
The Supreme Court on Friday stayed the commercial release of Genetically Modified (GM) Mustard crop for 10 days and asked the Centre to take public opinion on such seeds before releasing them for cultivation, even as the government approval is awaited. 100 more words
Although it sounds pretty impossible, there are around 30 individuals in the whole world who’s story begins with having DNA from three different individuals. The main cause is mitochondrial diseases. 181 more words
Fact: Dan Karnazes can run forever.
Well, not quite forever. But he does have some pretty impressive feats under his belt. He completed 50 marathons on 50 consecutive days (one in each state of the US) and became the first and only man to run a marathon through the south pole (at temperatures of −25 °C). 251 more words