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Dna Analysis

DNA Forensic Error and the Execution of Innocents

Dov Fox | Posted 07.04.2013 | Crime
Dov Fox

Willie Manning is scheduled to die by lethal injection on Tuesday for the 1992 kidnapping and murder of two white college students. No physical evidence has ever linked Manning to the crime. And the Justice Department has just come clean that the FBI's forensic analysis implicating Manning was invalid.

Low-Cost DNA Decoder Promises Medical Revolution

AP | By MALCOLM RITTER | Posted 01.11.2012 | Science

NEW YORK -- A biotechnology company announced it has developed a machine to decode an individual's DNA in a day for $1,000, a long-sought price goal f...

Watch: Ted Bundy's DNA To Be Added To National Database

AP | Posted 10.02.2011 | Crime

MIAMI -- A vial of Ted Bundy's blood has been found in Florida and investigators will use the newly discovered evidence to try to solve cases that wen...

The House with Many Doors (or, at the Caucasus, Hang a Right!)

Athena Andreadis, Ph.D. | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Athena Andreadis, Ph.D.

For a long time, the Tocharian civilization was lost from sight as wars and the shifting sands of the Taklamakan desert destroyed them and most of their artifacts. But they left behind items that are hard to ignore.