The White House is seeking $1 billion over the next two years to fund its cancer moonshot initiative, as GenomeWeb reports. This, it adds, includes $755 million in funding for the National Institutes of Health and the Food and Drug Administration for Fiscal Year 2017.

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Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.

Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.

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