This Week in Nature

Today's Nature offers a host of tasty morsels.

In an editorial, Nature urges funding agencies to support the newly formed International Mouse Knockout Consortium, a group that aims to systematically knock out every single gene in the mouse genome to build a repository of mutant mice.

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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.