This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, international teams of researchers present a series of papers on the genetic analysis of nearly 10,000 individuals and the application of these data to osteoporosis research. In the first paper, a group led by Wellcome Trust scientists sequenced almost 4,000 whole genomes and nearly 6,000 whole exomes from healthy people and people with certain rare diseases, obesity, or neurodevelopmental conditions as part of the UK10K project.

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The London School of Economics' Daniele Fanelli argues at the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences that the reproducibility crisis in science isn't as dire as some say.

A team of researchers in Portugal has examined the genomic basis for racing pigeons' athleticism and navigational skills, finding it's likely polygenic.

Wired reports that diagnostic firms continue to seek, post-Theranos, the ability to diagnose diseases from small amounts of blood.

In Science this week: analysis of DNA from ancient North Africans, and more.