The project was led by the National Laboratory of Genomics for Biodiversity (LANGEBIO) in Mexico
"Now we have the tools by which we can actually extract and sequence entire genomes directly from the skeletal remains of ancient individuals"
A team of scientists from the Max Planck Institute analysed samples from a cemetery in Eschelon
Scientists applied a new theoretical approach to a range of model organisms
They left their mark in Europe and central Asia and on the genes of many people today
An innovation may lead to lifelike evolving machines
Descendants of people from northern Russia 31,000 years ago contributed a bit of DNA to Native Americans
They were found in Persia initially
Teams of scientists from South Korea are working on trying to similarly clone extinct cave lions using DNA found from the remains of two very well-preserved baby cave lions
How close are we to the Jurassic Park?