This Week in PNAS

In the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, investigators from the Joint Genome Institute, the University of Maine, and elsewhere report on findings from a genome sequencing study of the red algae Porphyra umbicalis.

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Researchers in the UK and Australia uncover genetic links between BMI and depression, the Guardian reports.

The Verge details the account of an academic who alleges her university retaliated against her after she complained of sexual harassment by her supervisor.

The New York Times writes that natural history museums are helping round out genetic studies with older specimens.

In PNAS this week: artemisinin resistance mutations in malaria parasites, ant-plant interactions over time, and more.