Dr Adam Rutherford is a science writer, broadcaster and the author of A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived, his talents extending from being an editor of the prestigious journal Nature to acting as a scientific advisor to the films World War Z and Ex Machina. In the following article, he takes us on a brief journey through the history of human genetics, taking in our species' fascinating pre-history, the erroneous uses of genetics to justify racism, and along the way provides a glimpse of the many shades of ambiguity in the human genome.
Posted on 30th Mar, 2015 by Elly Griffiths
With the publication of the latest Ruth Galloway novel, The Ghost Fields, author Elly Griffiths details the music behind the character.
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