The Pew Research Center has a new feature posted on results of a faith-versus-science survey it conducted. The twist: while the vast majority of respondents say they hold science and scientists "in very high regard," still just a quarter of them believe in evolution as explained by scientific principles.

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An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.