This Week in Science

In Science this week, an international research team uses genome sequencing to uncover new details about ancient human migration across Asia, including how horse domestication likely spread. The scientists analyzed the genomes of 74 humans who lived between about 11,000 years and 500 years ago in Eastern Europe, Central Asia, and Western Asia, and compared the data to genetic information from present-day Asian populations.

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The Associated Press reports that the US government wasted $341,000 on travel by former Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price.

Women who post YouTube science videos get more critical comments and more comments about their appearance than male video hosts, the New York Times reports.

The Wall Street Journal writes that participating in genetic research brings up the specter of past research ethics lapses for some African Americans.

In PLOS this week: sequences influencing yeast prion aggregation or degradation, dengue virus genetic variants affect transmission dynamics, and more.