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Darwin Does Chicago

The Field Museum in Chicago will open an exhibit on Darwin on June 15. The exhibit traces his life and work on evolutionary theory through a displayed collection of many of the fossils he collected on his HMS Beagle journey. It features hands-on interactives, interviews with contemporary scientists, and live animals, including Galapagos tortoises, frogs and iguanas.

The Scan

Fertility Fraud Found

Consumer genetic testing has uncovered cases of fertility fraud that are leading to lawsuits, according to USA Today.

Ties Between Vigorous Exercise, ALS in Genetically At-Risk People

Regular strenuous exercise could contribute to motor neuron disease development among those already at genetic risk, Sky News reports.

Test Warning

The Guardian writes that the US regulators have warned against using a rapid COVID-19 test that is a key part of mass testing in the UK.

Science Papers Examine Feedback Mechanism Affecting Xist, Continuous Health Monitoring for Precision Medicine

In Science this week: analysis of cis confinement of the X-inactive specific transcript, and more.