I’ve Got Your Missing Links Right Here (25 April 2015)

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This piece on the psychology of cuts in movies, by Jeffrey Zacks, features the work of one Professor Cutting. It’s also fascinating.

Ancient viruses, hidden in the genome, "spring to life in the earliest stages of the development of human embryos". By Carl Zimmer.

Hidden viruses could act as maps for forensic biologists looking to identify unknown bodies. By Rebecca Kreston.

The rumours were true: Chinese scientists have begun modifying human embryos using CRISPR. Carl Zimmer explains how we got to here and what ...

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