The events at 2010 World Of Wheels at Boston

Wheels custom car show has rolled into Boston’s Bayside Expo Center this weekend with its now familiar and popular mix of custom cars, about 300 expected, and special attractions. The Town Fair Tire World of Wheels represents millions of dollars worth of one-of-a-kind hot rods, customs, street rods, collectibles, race cars, antiques, restorations, tuners and…

DNA molecules extracted from extinct birds eggshell

Researchers have found that eggshells of extinct bird species are a rich source of preserved DNA. An international team isolated the delicate DNA molecules of species including the massive elephant birds of the genus Aepyorni. The Proceedings of the Royal Society B research demonstrated the approach also on emu, ducks and the extinct moa. The…