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A Day for Super DNA

superheroSpider-Man™, Captain America™ and The Incredible Hulk™ were all genetically altered and ended up with unique “super” abilities. Imagine how different the storylines could have been if they had been written today instead of more than 50 years ago, especially with the successful completion of the Human Genome Project, an endeavor of the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI).

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What Makes People Fall In Love?

LoveLoveLoveDo opposites REALLY attract? Do birds of a feather REALLY stick together? Some say that when it comes to love, there is no rhyme or reason. Are any of these questions and statements actually true? Helen Fisher, a biological anthropologist at Rutgers University, conducted a study to determine just that.

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