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Opinion: National Review Resorts To Junk Science To Boost Romney

It isn’t just Republican Members of Congress that have junk theories they attach to pseudo-science. Kevin D. Williamson, a conservative writer for the National Review, thinks based on their offspring, genetics and “evolutionary biology” Barack Obama should have ovaries and that Mitt Romney should owns him in this election, “Like a Boss”.

08/23/2012

Wayne State University (File)

Wayne State Researcher: Sex Reduces Genetic Variation

Biology textbooks maintain that the main function of sex is to promote genetic diversity. But Henry Heng, associate professor in WSU’s Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics, says that’s not the case.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/06/2011

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UM Study Examines Genetics In Alcoholism

University of Michigan scientists have found new information about genetic variations in the brain and alcoholism.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/12/2011

Stem Cell Coalition Aims To Unify US Advocates

Embryonic stem-cell research supporters have created a coalition to unify advocates nationwide who envision treatments for Alzheimer’s disease, spinal cord injuries and other ailments.

11/11/2010

Modified Salmon: Miracle Food Or "Frankenfish"?

Tinker with the genetics of salmon and maybe you create a revolutionary new food source that could help the environment and feed the hungry.

09/20/2010

New Microscope Gives CMU New Research Opportunities

Central Michigan University students and faculty who conduct research in genetics, neuroscience or biology in labs across campus now have one more tool to advance their studies. The Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope — a $450,000 […]

07/19/2010