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Jade at Life's a Biotech shares a recap of an American Association for Cancer Research session she attended this week, dedicated to career issues for graduate students and postdocs. While she, herself, is neither, Jade attended the session to hear what the invited speaker — Nobel laureate Elizabeth Blackburn — had to say. "If you ever have the opportunity to listen to Dr.

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The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.