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And We Weren't Even Done With 1.0

What is Web 2.0? For the mystified, Michael Wesch, a cultural anthropologist at Kansas State University, posted a four and a half minute introduction to the history of the Internet. Starting with pencil and paper, followed by HTML and then XML, this YouTube video explores the origins of online collaborations and how the Internet now links people, rather than just webpages.

The Scan

Rise of BA.5

The New York Times reports that the Omicron subvariant BA.5 has become the dominant version of SARS-CoV-2 in the US.

UK Health Secretary Resigns

Sajid Javid, the UK health secretary, resigned along with Chancellor Rishi Sunak, saying they cannot work with Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government, CNN reports.

Clones From Freeze-Dried Cells

A team in Japan has cloned mice from freeze-dried skin cells, according to the Guardian.

Genome Research Papers on Craniosynostosis, Macaque Retrotransposition, More

In Genome Research this week: structural variants in craniosynostosis, LINE-1 activity in rhesus macaque brain, and more.