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Nature News reports that doing a postdoc might not help researchers find employment.

A comprehensive study of genomics malpractice lawsuits showed only a modest increase in recent years, but ASU’s Marchant wouldn't bet on it staying this way in the long term.

"Must Stop"

In an editorial, Nature calls for the end to the exploitation of foreign postdocs.

The New York Times reports that Arizona State University's Lawrence Krauss is retiring following allegations of sexual misconduct.

Researchers examine the genetic makeup of dogs at animal shelters in Arizona and California and how well that matches with what breeds shelters say a dog may be.

Using omics and other data, researchers performed  network analyses that pointed to interactions between human herpesviruses and other Alzheimer's disease risk factors.

A study finds that male science students have higher opinions of their abilities than female students earning the same grade, the New York Times reports.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: ramifications of sexual recombination in bacteria, Mycobacterium leprae genome sequences, and more.

The Biomedical Advanced Research and Development Authority aims to produce at least two US Food and Drug Administration-cleared tests.

This Week in Science

In Science this week: intellectual property experts argue patent battles such as the one over CRISPR are wasteful, and more.

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An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.