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Sodium's explosive secrets revealed

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

The spectacular reaction of alkali metals with water was poorly understood — despite being a staple of chemistry classes.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16771

Russian science minister explains radical restructure

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

Amid sanctions and a financial crisis, Dmitry Livanov discusses ongoing reforms to science funding.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16776

Italian court convicts lab-dog breeders

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

Three people found guilty of cruelty against animals bred for scientific research.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16784

US ocean sciences told to steer a new course

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

Major report calls for cuts to infrastructure, including fledgling Ocean Observatories Initiative, to increase spending on science. 

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16780

Hunt for Philae hangs in the balance

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

Rosetta mission would have to sacrifice other science to search for comet lander.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16775

Genghis Khan's genetic legacy has competition

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

The Mongolian leader left a strong footprint in the Y chromosomes of modern descendants — but he was not the only one.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16767

Science pours in from Rosetta comet mission

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

The first thorough analyses of data from the European craft suggest that comet 67P originated in the distant reaches of the Solar System.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16777

US precision-medicine proposal sparks questions

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

Announcement by President Obama comes amidst growing interest in targeted therapies.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16774

Scientists protest detention of Palestinian physicist

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

The Israeli military arrested Imad Ahmed Barghouthi on his way to the United Arab Emirates to attend a scientific conference, his lawyer says.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16770

GM microbes created that can’t escape the lab

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

Engineered bacteria kept in check with a designer diet.

Nature 517 423 doi: 10.1038/517423a

Seven days: 16–22 January 2015

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

The week in science: Ebola progress, the hottest year, and a Beagle comes home.

Nature 517 416 doi: 10.1038/517416a

Astronomy: Laser focus

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

By firing lasers into the sky, Claire Max has transformed the capabilities of current — and future — telescopes.

Nature 517 430 doi: 10.1038/517430a

Ageing research: Blood to blood

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

By splicing animals together, scientists have shown that young blood rejuvenates old tissues. Now, they are testing whether it works for humans.

Nature 517 426 doi: 10.1038/517426a

Crunch time for pet theory on dark matter

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

Thought to make up the Universe’s missing matter, WIMPs are running out of places to hide.

Nature 517 422 doi: 10.1038/517422a

Obama urges climate action in State of the Union speech

news@nature - 1 hour 56 min ago

US president also proposes new public–private partnership in personalized medicine.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16766

HHS Outlines Value-Based Payment Goals

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 5:20pm
(MedPage Today) -- By 2016, 85% of payments will be based on value, not volume.

HHS Outlines Value-Based Payment Goals

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 5:20pm
(MedPage Today) -- By 2016, 85% of payments will be based on value, not volume.

Endothelial Dysfunction Already Evident in Early RA

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 4:02pm
(MedPage Today) -- Reducing disease activity offers modest improvement in this heart disease risk factor.

Endothelial Dysfunction Already Evident in Early RA

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 4:02pm
(MedPage Today) -- Reducing disease activity offers modest improvement in this heart disease risk factor.

Cleveland Hospitals Grapple With Readmission Fines

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Mon, 01/26/2015 - 3:00pm
(MedPage Today) -- Penalties hard to avoid when patient mix skews to low-income, hospitals find.
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