New Dating Site Uses DNA to Make Matches

A new dating site, SingldOut, is using DNA samples from subscribers to create “genetic matches”: The two markers tested for are the serotonin uptake controller, which is involved in how people handle positive and negative emotions. The second marker tested for relates to the genes influencing the person’s immune system. Within one week, the test results appear on the user’s profile, where they can be compared with the results of other users. According to research by Instant Chemistry, Read more […]

Who’s the Baby’s Daddy Homework Question Raises Parent’s Ire

As a parent, how would you react if your ninth grader came home with a question on the biology homework that read: “The sister of the mom above also had issues with finding out who the father of her baby was.  She had the state take a blood test of potential fathers.  Based on the information in this table, why was the baby taken away by the state after the test?” Among the possible answers listed were the bartender, cab driver, cable guy and the guy at the club. The purpose of the question Read more […]

Army Officer To Use Identical Twin In Defense Of Sexual Assault Charges

I’ll admit right up front that I am a forensic crime buff.  Yes, I like shows like NCIS and yes I know that they are not realistic, but I also like the crime shows that follow real police and forensic scientists.  If I was entering college these days, I would definitely pursue a career in forensics and that’s why the case of 1st Lt Aaron Lucas caught my attention. Lucas is an Army artillery officer stationed at Fort Carson, just south of Colorado Springs.  At the moment, he is being held Read more […]

Corrupt And Predatory Government Recently Granted Unlawful Search And Seizure

Embattled IRS storm trooper Lois Lerner exercises her constitutional right to avoid self incrimination, gets suspended with full pay, but you and I will have our DNA taken and recorded if police—kind of sort of—think we may have committed a possible serious crime. Constitutional privacy rights are gone. Unreasonable search and seizure protections are now extinct for Americans subjects. In case you missed it, the Supreme Court just ruled that it is now constitutional for your local constable Read more […]