Science can be hard to believe, writes Joel Achenbach in National Geographic. Its findings can often go against what common sense seems to be telling you — does it really feel like the Earth is spinning on its axis and traveling around the sun, he asks.

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Gene drives might run into biological resistance, the Economist reports.

Forensic experts exhumed painter Salvador Dalí's body to collect DNA for a paternity test, CBS News reports.

Yale Environment 360 writes that synthetic and conservation biologists aren't always on the same wavelength, but they are trying to reach an understanding.

In Science this week: full CRISPR locus integration complex structure, and more.