The Galápagos Islands, famous for their giant tortoises and other species, has been grappling with an influx of introduced species, and Scientific American reports that some conservationists are considering using genetic engineering to control the populations of those pests.
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Researchers describe a way to share data while keeping it secure, Agence France Presse reports.
In Science this week: genetic mutations typically associated with esophageal cancer are common in older, healthy individuals, and more.
India's Council of Scientific and Industrial Research has a new director-general, according to ScienceInsider.
A new study links more than a hundred genes to autism spectrum disorder, Discover's D-brief blog reports.