This Week in Nature

The Max Planck will open its first institute outside of Europe, with a focus on bioimaging. A near $200 million will be spent during the next 10 years constructing the institute adjacent to the planned site of Scripps Florida on the Jupiter campus of Florida Atlantic University.

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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.