This Week in Science

In this week's Science, a multi-institute team of scientists reports a genomic study of pigmentation, providing details about the evolution of the range of skin tones found among humans. The researchers sequenced the genomes of more than 2,000 Africans living in Ethiopia, Tanzania, and Botswana, pinpointing a number of variants significantly associated with skin pigmentation.

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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.