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This week s issue features neuroscience on the cover in the form of Brainbow. The cover illustrates the geographic extent of warming, with the 'hotspot' peninsula and West Antarctica shown red against the white ice-covered ocean. [ Cover. On the cover, the feet of Kenyan adolescents who have never worn shoes and run up to 20 km a day. Their feet are healthy and strong - and until recently.
About the cover. The international MetaHIT (Metagenomics of the Human Intestinal Tract) project has published a gene catalogue of the human gut microbiome. About the cover. This issue includes a landmark collection of papers on the stalwart of the genetics lab, the Drosophila fruit fly. The centrepiece [on page ; . About the cover. The sequence of a near-complete nuclear genome has been obtained from the tissue of an ancient human - a male palaeo-Eskimo who lived in.
The hybrid melanoma cell shown on the cover, depicted as a merged, computer- enhanced fluorescent microscopy image, arose in vivo in a human tumour. The cover image (by Kumarasamy Thangaraj, Lalji Singh & Francis Amirtharaj) shows the locations of the 25 diverse groups sampled for the genetic screen, and .