Wikipedia and Science

A post at business|bytes|genes|molecules discusses the readability of Wikipedia, as it relates to the site's science posts. This blogger says it should be a general resource that links to more specific resources, such as Wikia or the Encyclopedia of Life project. It should be, the blogger says, a place to "get a good start."

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Researchers in the UK and Australia uncover genetic links between BMI and depression, the Guardian reports.

The Verge details the account of an academic who alleges her university retaliated against her after she complained of sexual harassment by her supervisor.

The New York Times writes that natural history museums are helping round out genetic studies with older specimens.

In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.