This Week in Nature

In Nature Biotechnology this week, a team led by University of California, San Diego, researchers report on a new system for massively parallel polymerase cloning and genome sequencing of single cells. Despite the benefits of single-cell genome sequencing, the bias in amplifying genetic material from a single cell has been challenging, they note.

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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.