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Scientists can now collect and sequence DNA from the air



We leave DNA everywhere, including in the air, and for the first time, researchers have collected animal DNA from just air samples, according to a new study.

The DNA that living things, human and otherwise, released in the environment are called environmental DNA (eDNA). Collecting eDNA from water to learn about the species that live there has become quite common, but until now no one had tried to collect animal eDNA from the air.


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