In honor of the one-year anniversary of the first working draft of the human genome, the American Museum of Natural History (AMNH) brings the Genomic Revolution to the Web. Divided into seven primary sections, which are further broken down into subsections (e.g., Gene Therapy, Nature and Nurture), the exhibit provides a good, basic introduction to the science of genetics. AMNH does attempt to raise some of the questions that accompany issues such as genetically modified food or genetic screening, but the overall tone here is one of enthusiasm over the scientific advances in the field. A glossary and selected external links are available under the Resources section for visitors who wish to learn more. The link to Genomics at AMNH takes visitors to a page explaining the museum's research projects.
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