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In this week's Nature, an international research team presents an analysis of the genomes of 60 different citrus varieties ranging from the Chinese mandarin to the Chandler pummelo, providing a new evolutionary framework for this genus of fruit plants. The researchers find that today's citrus trees are descended from at least 10 natural citrus species, and propose that citrus diversified during the late Miocene epoch through a rapid southeast Asian radiation that correlates with a marked weakening of the monsoons.

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Wired reports on how genetic genealogy's use in forensics has exploded in the year since an arrest in the Golden State Killer case was made.

Retraction Watch reports that the increase in retracted papers at a journal is due to more resources there to tackle publication ethics.

New York City has settled with a forensic scientist who was fired after questioning a DNA testing approach used by the medical examiner's office, the New York Times reports.

In Nature this week: technique for measuring replication fork movement, WINTHER trial results, and more.