This Week in Science

In this week's Science, Alan Leshner argues for a re-evaluation of the structure of graduate education in science. He notes that fewer than half of new PhDs in the field will not end up pursuing careers in academia despite the focus on graduate training on such a goal, highlighting the need for the current education system to adopt new programs that address the career needs of today's students.

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University of California, San Diego, researchers have developed a gene drive to control a fruit-destroying fly.

A new study of a β-thalassemia gene therapy appears promising, according to NPR.

In Nature this week: hair color genes, hybridization between 13-year and 17-year cicadas, and more.

Futurism writes that gene doping could be the next generation of cheating in sports.