This Week in Nature

In a Nature paper published online in advance this week, members of the 1,000 Genomes Project consortium report a map of unbalanced structural variants based on data from 185 whole human genome sequences. "Our map encompassed 22,025 deletions and 6,000 additional SVs, including insertions and tandem duplications," the team writes.

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The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.