This Week in Science

In this week's Science, a team led by Stanford University researchers presents a model of correlated gene expression underlying the functional networks that synchronize activity in the resting brain. The core set of 136 expressed genes identified by the researchers are primarily responsible for cellular ion channels and other elements of communication between brain cells, suggesting a link with the construction of functional networks in the brain.

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Using DNA to sketch crime victims might not be a great idea, the NYTimes says.

Science has its own problem with sexual harassment. What do we do with the research these abusers produce, Wired asks.

Senate Republicans led by Senator Rand Paul (R-KY) are trying to change how the government funds basic research, reports ScienceInsider.

In Science this week: combining genomics and ecology to better understand the effects of natural selection on evolution, and more.