The Gene Code

June 2014

Ep2 - Unlocking The Code

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Unlocking the Code - This two-part series explores the consequences of one of the biggest scientific projects of all time - the decoding of the entire human genome. In the final episode, we learn how cracking the human genome has led scientists to begin to understand the very process by which DNA makes humans different; how it makes each individual on earth unique and influences one's personality, how it influences what one looks like, how smart they are, and even how long they will live. (From...
May 2014

Ep1 - The Book Of Life

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The Book of Life - This two-part series explores the consequences of one of the biggest scientific projects of all time - the decoding of the entire human genome. Since cracking the genetic make-up of humans in 2001, scientists have gone on to unravel the codes of hundreds of other species. In the first episode, we learn that the history of life on earth, going back almost four billion years, is written in human DNA. It can help mankind to discover its past, how humans got here, and perhaps wha...
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