Daily Archives: April 12, 2017

Genetic memory: accessing the past through our DNA

Contributed by Poyin Chen The premise for the video game, Assassin’s Creed, is based on the technological ability to re-live our ancestors’ experiences by accessing their memories inherited through their DNA. While this is actually scientifically impossible, the concept of heritable “memories” through epigenetic programming is currently an active area of study. A publication by […]

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