This Week in Science

An editorial from Ralph Cicerone, president of the US National Academy of Sciences, says that scientists will have to do their part to keep enthusiasm for science on the upswing in this country. "Scientists must do much more to show how science works and how scientific research contributes to the nation," he writes.

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Sometimes genetic tests give inconclusive results and provide little reassurance to patients, the Associated Press reports.

Vox wonders whether gene-editing crops will be viewed similarly as genetically modified organisms of if people will give them a try.

In Science this week: research regulation and reporting requirement reform, and more.

With H3Africa, Charles Rotimi has been working to bolster the representation of African participants and African researchers in genomics, Newsweek reports.