March 2007

Actually extracting dinosaur DNA is the stuff of science fiction, and will probably remain so. But studying broad patterns of genomic variation can give insights into the deep past, and the mysterious present. Research article in Nature, Science magazine article here (you or your institution will need a subscription to read these in full; the Nature article has an open access abstract).


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