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Trilobites: Clones of Dolly the Sheep Have Aged Like Any Other Sheep, Study Says

Scientists have answered a longstanding question about whether cloned animals age prematurely.

From the NYTimes News-2016-7-26:14:6:2


Dolly the sheep's siblings 'healthy'

Dolly the sheep's "siblings" are generally healthy, a study has shown, providing hope that cloning can yield animals free from degenerative illness.

From the BBC News-2016-7-26:14:6:1


Potsdam Boy’s Murder Case May Hinge on Minuscule DNA Sample From Fingernail

The prosecution may use a cutting-edge method to tie Oral Nicholas Hillary to the killing of Garrett Phillips. The defense says the method is unreliable.

From the NYTimes News-2016-7-25:8:5:1


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The Great Paleolithic War How Science Forged an Understanding of America's Ice Age Past, by D.Meltzer, from Univ Chicago Press. (Jul 22).

Ancestral Journeys: The Peopling of Europe from the First Venturers to the Vikings by J. Manco from Thames and Hudson (Jul 12).

Survey of career experiences in the LGBTQ community. (Jul 5).

Science/AAAS and SciLifeLab offer a young scientist prize. (Jun 30).

Patterns in Nature. The Analysis of Species Co-occurences by J.Sanderson and S.Pimm, from Univ Chicago Press (Jun 22).


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