This Week in Science

In Science this week, an international team of researchers publishes the results of one of the largest scientific reproducibility investigations ever, which sought to replicate a hundred recently published psychology studied. The investigators report that while they were able to repeat almost all of the studies, they were only able to replicate the findings in less than half.

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Researchers find that historical factors influence which genes are the most highly studied, the Atlantic reports.

The US National Science Foundation's new sexual harassment policy is to go into effect next month, according to Nature News.

Researchers report using genotyping to tie together illegal ivory shipments and trace them back to a handful of cartels, the New York Times reports.

In Nature this week: genomic ancestry analysis of Sardinians, current noncoding mutations in colorectal cancer, and more.