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Following up on work published in July where Qi Zhou at the Chinese Academy of Sciences showed that iPS cells derived from reprogramming with four transcription factors could be grown up into live mice, Scripps scientists report that they've created fertile adult mice from iPS cells generated by reprogramming mouse embryonic fibroblasts.

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An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.