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Variants in genes linked to novelty seeking may help birds cope with climate changes, New Scientist reports.

Researchers from the University of California, Los Angeles, collected genetic samples from yellow warblers from throughout their North American range. Warblers have already begun to experience local declines in population and are, in some regions, listed as a species of concern, the researchers note.

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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.