This Week in Science

In Science this week, two international research teams publish genomic studies of ancient animals, uncovering new details about their evolution and domestication. In the first study, researchers use DNA from modern and ancient dogs to investigate domesticated dogs that lived in the Americas prior to the arrival of Europeans.

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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.