Send Away for Data

Scientists don't always have the "space, infrastructure, know-how, or time" to answer some of their scientific questions and then may turn to university core labs or even commercial service provides, notes The Scientist. In this article, they speak with researchers about why they outsource and what advice they have for others looking to do so.

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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.