Some Quirky Genetics Facts and the Role of DNA in Making Life on Earth Possible

Fundamental facts about genetics, the roles of DNA in making the life on earth possible and answers to - What makes us "us"? What makes identical twins identical?

Last time, we wrote about introduction to genetics that explains certain facts about genes and how possibly the DNA made the life on earth possible; and also answers to:

  • What makes us “us”?
  • What is responsible for producing startling inherited resemblances between the members of a family as well as distinctive variations in different generations?
  • Why are identical twins so ‘identical’?
  • Why do some diseases tend to run in families?
  • What causes diseases like cancer, diabetes, AIDS and Alzheimer’s so difficult to cure?
  • How is production of clones possible?

Well, here is another video that succinctly explains the fundamental background information about genetics which also includes facts about genes, DNA and genetics.

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