Over at the New Scientist, Queen's University Belfast's Keith Bennett examines the burgeoning "chaos theory of evolution," which is supported by fossil records, climate data, and both modern and ancient DNA. According to Bennett, "the main response to major environmental changes is individualistic movement and changes in abundance, rather than extinction or speciation. ...

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US News & World Report writes that genetic testing of lung tumors can help identify treatments for patients.

A team of researchers plans to sample Loch Ness for environmental DNA, according to Newsweek.

The New York Times writes about the appearance of mosaicism in healthy people.

In PNAS this week: insecticide resistance patterns Anopheles gambiae mosquito, transcriptome patterns in Pseudomonas aeruginosa during infection, and more.