Science and the Web

There's a lot of data on the Internet, and researchers have had a hard time trying to organize the information and use it. But Princeton researcher David Blei has been trying to teach computers to do the organizing themselves, The Economist says.

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.