If you're in show business, you head to Los Angeles, and if you're in the technology field, you go to Silicon Valley. This agglomeration, NPR's Shankar Vedantam says, has long thought to be important for productivity, even in science.
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The apple has traveled westward and eastward along the Silk Road, according to a new genetic analysis.
In Nature this week: GWAS data used to reposition drugs for psychiatric use, and more.
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A University of California, San Diego-led team has used liquid biopsies to uncover possible treatments for patients with cancers of unknown primary.