The author of the bestselling book "The Plantagenets" picks up the story of the English crown where his last book left off. It describes how the longest-reigning British royal family tore itself apart and was replaced by the Tudors.
New research draws links between a father’s age and genetic damage he can pass on. Children of older fathers have greater rates of a number of diseases and disorders, including autism.
- Andrew Wyrobek medical biophysicist, senior staff scientist at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
- Dr. Alan DeCherney ob/gyn, chief of the Reproductive Biology and Medicine Branch of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at the National Institutes of Health
- Jeremy Silverman professor of psychiatry and director of the Family Studies Research Center at Mount Sinai School of Medicine
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