Part 2: Revolution in the Treatment of Disease
Part Two begins with the signature scientific achievement of our time.
Part 1: Dawn of the Modern Age of Genetics
Part One interweaves present-day stories with the discoveries of pioneers in genetics.
The Gene Explained | Gene Filled Donuts
How DNA's mysterious instructions buried in a gene become the actual nose on a face.
The Gene Explained | Gene Whiz! It's a Boy!
If you're curious about the origin of boys, look no further than the Y chromosome.
The Gene Explained | Super Gene
See what happens if DNA code gets deleted, put in the wrong place, or switched.
The Gene Explained | Good Genes Gone Bad
What causes cancer and ways to calm down those "good genes that have gone bad."
The Gene Explained | What the Gene Is That?
See how scientists are expanding the DNA alphabet & what to look for in the search for E.T