This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, researchers from Harvard University and the MD Anderson Cancer Center report on the creation of a new technique for measuring temperature in living cells. The so-called nanothermometer is based on the manipulation of nitrogen vacancy color centers in diamond nanocrystals, which have specific fluorescence properties that are dependent on temperature.

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Lawmakers have asked four direct-to-consumer genetic testing companies to explain their privacy policies and security measures, according to Stat News.

The Trump Administration has proposed a plan to reorganize the federal government, the Washington Post reports.

In Science this week: genetic overlap among many psychiatric disorders, and more.

The Economist writes that an increasing number of scientific journals don't do peer review.