Biology

The entire human genome has (finally) been sequenced
New lab-grown mini hearts have a human-like beat
Birds, frogs, and reptiles use sound to “program” embryos
"Defective" embryos can actually self-correct in the womb
Human lifespan may have a hard limit: 150 years
These bacteria grow biodegradable “Aquaplastic”
Sperm may play a bigger role in pregnancy than we thought
Old dogs are helping scientists combat human aging
Supercentenarians’ DNA reveals clues to human longevity
"Octopus vision" may help prevent human blindness