This Week in Science

Science explores how the stimulus bill has affected research in the US. For NIH, this article says, the stimulus has been a windfall of funds, but many people are holding their breaths for what will occur when the two years are up. "We will have built [more] capacity; we will have hired people," says Steven Fluharty, vice provost for research at the University of Pennsylvania.

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York University researchers find genomic evidence of inbreeding in the yellow-banded bumblebee, according to Reuters.

In its survey of US adults, the Pew Research Center finds that views on the genetic engineering of animals depend on why it's done.

The Scientist reports agricultural researchers are working on a gene-stacking tool.

In Nature this week: statistical method for overcoming case-control imbalance issues, and more.