This Week in Science

In this week's Science, researchers from the University of Washington report on a new technique for analyzing parts of the Neandertal genome using genetic data from modern-day humans. The team identified DNA sequences from these hominids that remain in present-day non-African humans, comparing them with the genomes of modern people from Europe and East Asia.

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The New York Times and ProPublica look into the close relationship between a startup and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

Yahoo News reports millions of dollars are being transferred from NIH, CDC, and other programs to pay for the housing of detained undocumented immigrant children.

In Science this week: in vitro generation of human reproductive cells, and more.

Researchers gave a handful of octopuses MDMA to find that they too act more social on the drug, Gizmodo reports.