This Week in PLOS

A Peking University-led team reporting in PLOS Genetics describes RNA editing patterns they detected by sequencing DNA and RNA from multiple rhesus macaque tissues. Using data from one rhesus macaque, the researchers narrowed in on some 31,250 examples of RNA editing. Most of those appeared to be adenine to guanine swaps, they note, apparently due to adenosine deamination.

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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.