This Week in PLOS

In PLOS Genetics, Stanford University's Carlos Bustamante and colleagues from the US, Mexico, Spain, and elsewhere brought together new and existing SNP data for more than 400 admixed Latino individuals from Peru, Chile, Argentina, Ecuador and Colombia in an effort to retrace migration and admixture events in South America.

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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.