This Week in Nature

In Nature Methods this week, the journal names single-particle cryo-electron microscopy (cryo-EM) as the Method of the Year 2015, citing its ability to determine difficult protein and protein-complex structures at high resolution. Unlike x-ray crystrallography, cryo-EM does not require the time-consuming step of protein crystallization and can be applied to large and structurally diverse protein complexes.

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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.