This Week in Science

In Science this week, researchers in the US and Chile report a method of producing biofuel from brown macroalgae using microbes. The team discovered a 36-kilobase pair DNA fragment in Vibrio splendidus that encodes enzymes for alginate transport and metabolism.

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Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.

Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.

Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.

In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.