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Super-Intelligent Humans Are Coming

Genetic engineering will one day create the smartest humans who have ever lived.

The Acquired Tastes of Foodies and Cockroaches

How genes influence the animal palate.

Can Science Breed the Next Secretariat?

How a “speed gene” test is stirring up horse racing and athletics.

The Menu Says “Snapper.” Really?

DNA barcodes could keep restaurants honest.

Creating Life As We Don’t Know It

Scientists are changing the rules for how DNA works.

The Science of War

How DNA puts a face on the missing.

Genes That Won the Fame Game

Discover genes that unite life on earth.

The Odds of Innocence

How numbers can tip the scales of justice.

My Family’s Decade in Genetic Limbo

Personal DNA testing may yet deliver on its promise.

The Genome in Turmoil

Hope your week went well. It might have changed your genetics.