This Week in Science

In this week's Science, a multi-institute team publishes a study revealing new details about how the DNA-cutting protein used in the genome-editing technology CRISPR/Cas9 effectively ignores off-target sites. Although the protein's specificity was well known, the mechanisms behind its effect were not. The researchers used time-lapsed single-molecule imaging to track Cas9 in vivo, and used the data to calculate the likelihood that Cas9 would remain in one place.

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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.