This Week in Science

In this week's Science, a team of Spanish scientists publishes a study showing that roundworms exposed to high temperatures undergo genetic changes that are passed to their offspring for many generations through both sperm and egg. Previous work has shown that starvation or exposure to high temperatures can alter the expression of messenger RNA in Caenorhabditis elegans and that this effect can persist in up to three generations.

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An artificial intelligence-based analysis suggests a third group of ancient hominins likely interbred with human ancestors, according to Popular Mechanics.

In Science this week: reduction in bee phylogenetic diversity, and more.

The New York Times Magazine looks into paleogenomics and how it is revising what's know about human history, but also possibly ignoring lessons learned by archaeologists.

The Economist reports on Synthorx's efforts to use expanded DNA bases they generated to develop a new cancer drug.