Why is there more research done on dog genomes than on cat genomes, The New York Times recently asked.

Dog cancers are sometimes used as models for human cancers, but the Broad Institute's Elinor Karlsson tells the Times that many cat cancers may actually be a better model for human cancers, but there's been very little research into them. 

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The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

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