Scientists believe that babies born via Cesarean section have a different set of microbes in their digestive tract than those born from the vagina.
Previously, scientists have linked C section born babies with a higher risk of asthma, diabetes, and obesity - but they weren't sure why.
Now they believe that elevated risk may be due to
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The science community is all abuzz over the prospect of cloning a neanderthal.
Harvard professor George Church says that the first step of decoding the neanderthal genome is already done, and it may be possible to clone a neanderthal baby in the near future!
But scientists wouldn't be able to do it alone! Church says:
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