A single human being’s DNA contains as much information as fifty novels.
There are single-celled organisms that can grow up to four inches in diameter at the bottom of the world’s oceans.
According to a principle in evolutionary biology know as “Foster’s Rule” or the “Island Rule”, members of a species get smaller or bigger depending on the resources available in the environment, leading to miniature island versions of elephants, mammoths, hippos, deer, and others.
Freckles, a goat in Utah, was implanted with spider genes as an embryo to produce spider silk proteins in her milk which is used to make “biosteel,” a material stronger than kevlar.
Sonic Hedgehog is a protein critical to mammalian development. Its inhibitor? Robotnikinin.
A British toddler was born with an extra strand of DNA.
The bacteria found in yogurt is the same one found in a vagina.
In 1337 Islamic scholar Ibn Khaldun theorized that humans developed from monkeys.
We are in the midst of the sixth great extinction according to many biologists.