Wolves may have been domesticated in Europe more than 18,000 years ago as they trailed roving hunter- gatherers, according to research that puts the taming of what became modern dogs earlier than previously thought.
Human Genome Sciences Inc. investors betting on a sweetened bid from GlaxoSmithKline Plc stand to reap a 13 percent return, even as their expectations of securing America’s biggest price increase diminish.
GlaxoSmithKline Plc will begin a hostile $2.6 billion tender offer this week for Human Genome Sciences Inc. after the U.S. company, its partner on the Benlysta drug for lupus, rebuffed a takeover approach.
Heidi Williams’s dad helped with her high school science-fair projects by driving her two hours from their North Dakota town to get books on World War II German cryptography. After studying up, she would present new ways to crack the cipher.