Incidences of head and neck cancer associated with human papillomavirus are on the rise, and men are increasingly falling ill, says The Wall Street Journal Health Blog's Laura Landro. These tumors found in the tonsils and the area behind the tongue have been linked to changes in sexual behavior, particularly the increase in the practice of oral sex in young adults, Landro says.

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

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