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Genetics and Genome

Those little green peas on your dinner plate? They were key to understanding genetics. A chain of fascinating discoveries and rediscoveries form the basis for the discovery of DNA, and the modern science of Genomics. Examine the impact of the Human Genome Project and how it has affected evolution and even human migration. Explore the role of Genomics in revolutionizing medicine and witness the ways in which science now approaches human health, behavior and disease.