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Is Boulder Still Liberal?

A blog post at Wired comments on the Colorado Daily report last week of a Christian extremist who sent more than a dozen letters containing death threats to evolutionary biology professors at the University of Colorado at Boulder. In an email, suspect Michael Korn urged anti-evolution advocates "to take up arms to kill the enemies of Christian society." GTO wonders if it's just the Birkenstocks that are getting to him?

The Scan

Billions for Antivirals

The US is putting $3.2 billion toward a program to develop antivirals to treat COVID-19 in its early stages, the Wall Street Journal reports.

NFT of the Web

Tim Berners-Lee, who developed the World Wide Web, is auctioning its original source code as a non-fungible token, Reuters reports.

23andMe on the Nasdaq

23andMe's shares rose more than 20 percent following its merger with a special purpose acquisition company, as GenomeWeb has reported.

Science Papers Present GWAS of Brain Structure, System for Controlled Gene Transfer

In Science this week: genome-wide association study ties variants to white matter stricture in the brain, and more.