This Week in Nature

In a Nature paper published online in advance this week, investigators at the University of California, Irvine, and the University of Southern California present a "genome-wide analysis of a long-term evolution experiment with Drosophila." The team re-sequenced the genomes of Drosophila populations that have gone through more than 600 generations of artificial selection for accelerated development.

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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.