This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, researchers from France and Spain scour butterfly and moth genomes in search of sequences stemming from parasitoid wasps and the symbiotic bracoviruses they use to take over caterpillars as they reproduce.

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.