In much the way scientists learned they could use minimal genotype data to identify "anonymized" individuals from pooled DNA samples, researchers have now determined that it is possible to ID anonymous users of social networking sites, according to this Technology Review article.

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Researchers in the UK and Australia uncover genetic links between BMI and depression, the Guardian reports.

The Verge details the account of an academic who alleges her university retaliated against her after she complained of sexual harassment by her supervisor.

The New York Times writes that natural history museums are helping round out genetic studies with older specimens.

In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.