Symposium Agenda: 2016 University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium
Agenda for the 8th annual University of Massachusetts and New England Area Librarian e-Science Symposium, held Wednesday, April 6, 2016 at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA.
The semiconductor industry will soon abandon its pursuit of Moore's law. Now things could get a lot more interesting.
Nature 530 144 doi: 10.1038/530144a
Dark-fly project looks for changes that helped fruit flies to thrive without light.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19339
Obtaining conclusive evidence either way could take years, say researchers.
Nature 530 142 doi: 10.1038/530142a
ASTRO-H will carry a technology that two earlier, ill-fated space telescopes failed to put into action.
Nature 530 140 doi: 10.1038/530140a
Plan aims to decrease carbon dioxide produced by new aeroplanes.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19336
Universities and their senior staff must do more to deter, detect and punish all forms of inappropriate behaviour, says Joan Schmelz.
Nature 530 131 doi: 10.1038/530131a
US science agencies threaten harsh penalties, but many have yet to take action.
Nature 530 138 doi: 10.1038/530138a
Asian powerhouse invests more of its economy into research than anyone else.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19333
Geneticist Urban Lendahl steps down because of involvement in Macchiarini investigation.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19332
Swedish institute has “lost confidence” in artificial-windpipe pioneer Paolo Macchiarini after allegations of ethical breaches.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19315
National science agency announces strategic shift away from measuring and modelling climate change.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19313
Blazes have encroached on ecosystems that date back more than 180 million years.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19308
Two studies show how different tree species affect both carbon storage and local temperatures.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19294
Amgen posts three studies at new online channel for discussing reproducibility.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19269
GM fish flip-flop; Earth’s crust drilled; and stem-cell scandal memoirs published.
Nature 530 10 doi: 10.1038/530010a
If the United Kingdom leaves the EU, researchers throughout the bloc will feel the effects.
Nature 530 15 doi: 10.1038/530015a
Rigid robots step aside — a new generation of squishy, stretchy machines is wiggling our way.
Nature 530 24 doi: 10.1038/530024a
Elegant experiment confirms that targeting senescent cells could treat age-related diseases.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19287