As the $1,000 genome is arriving, so are print editions of the third edition of theReference Manual on Scientific Evidence. As a reminder, the online (pdf) version can be downloaded for no charge - go here. The manual was developed by the National Academies of Science in collaboration with the Federal Judicial Center, which produced the previous edition. The web site for the National Academies of Science provides background history related to the writing of the 3rd edition.