This Week in PLoS

In a paper published online in advance in PLoS One this week, researchers from the Instituto Nacional de Investigación y Tecnología Agraria y Alimentariain in Madrid investigate whether populations of mutagenized foot-and-mouth disease virus, or FMDV, display changes in their virulence in mice.

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.