On February 28, 1953, Cambridge University scientists James Watson and Francis Crick determined the double helical structure of DNA.
Newly discovered fossils have been unearthed from the famous Denisova Cave in the Altai Mountains, southern Siberia.
Anthropologists in Germany have discovered an artifact that indicates the Neanderthals knew fine art.
The incident caused the death of nine and the injury of 11 in November.
Children who are exposed to tobacco smoke from their fathers while they’re in the womb may be more likely than those who are not to develop asthma by age 6.
he acclaimed Egyptian archaeologist Zahi Hawass said on Friday during giving a lecture at the Royal Library in Copenhagen that a national Egyptian project to study the royal mummies will kick off next month.
The Italian authorities could not reveal the cause of the Egyptian expat's death.
FBI agents used DNA and a fingerprint to identify the Florida man suspected of sending at least 14 bombs.
Mostafa Waziri declared that researchers determined the gender and age of the skeletons found inside the Alexandria sarcophagus.
Fresh DNA tests authenticate bones of Russia tsar, family.
US officials have resorted to DNA testing on up to 3,000 detained children who remain separated from their migrant parents.
Police investigating a three-decade-old murder that mystified France said they had finally identified a four-year-old girl whose mutilated body was found.
A security breach at family networking and genealogy website MyHeritage leaked the data of over 92 million users.
Archaeologists in Sudan have reopened an ancient pyramid and extracted bones and artefacts, in order to carry out further examination including DNA tests.
Scientists said on Wednesday a study of six-week-old baby's genome indicated there was just a single wave of migration into the Americas across a land bridge
Visitors readying to flock to Tokyo for the 2020 Olympics can expect a dizzying array of services in Japan where quirky.
passengers can admire the scenery and a convenience store on every corner: welcome to Japan, where hospitality and customer service form part of the country's DNA.
The remains of a man killed at the World Trade Center on 9/11 have been identified nearly 16 years after the terror attacks, medical examiners said Monday.
A bill that would obligation Egyptians’ DNA profiled to be included on their national ID cards is being considered by the House of Representatives as an attempt to reduce kidnapping and trafficking of children.