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They are tackling everything from the short supply of data scientists to identifying gut bacteria, and are included on Technology Review's list this year of 35 Innovators Under 35. Broadly Tech Review categorizes their innovators as inventors, visionaries, humanitarians, pioneers, and entrepreneurs, but all are "doing exciting work that could shape their fields for decades."

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In a survey, about half of Canadian government scientists say they still feel as though they cannot speak freely, ScienceInsider reports.

The Atlantic reports that biohacker Josiah Zayner regrets injecting himself with the CRISPR gene-editing tool on stage.

Clinicians in China are moving ahead with a number of CRISPR trials, NPR reports, as the US embarks on its first.

In Nature this week: genomic approaches applied to study Neolithic and Bronze Age Europeans, and more.