Working out how to build ethical robots is one of the thorniest challenges in artificial intelligence.
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Dutch order to cut emissions opens door for citizens' lawsuits elsewhere.
Nature 523 18 doi: 10.1038/523018a
Large study of nuclear workers shows that even tiny doses slightly boost risk of leukaemia.
Nature 523 17 doi: 10.1038/523017a
Researchers are racing to determine whether forests will continue to act as a brake on climate change by soaking up more carbon.
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Researchers hope the genetically engineered animals will speed past regulators.
Nature 523 13 doi: 10.1038/523013a
Measurements show that hydrogen sulfide superconducts much closer to room temperature than other materials.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17870
Research showing that male and female mice regulate pain sensitivity differently raises questions about gender balance in experimental design.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17864
Ethicist Trisha Phillips discusses the fall-out from the Michael LaCour scandal.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17866
Incident marks third recent failure to carry supplies to orbiting laboratory.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17865
A simple, fast kit for Ebola diagnosis was approved four months ago, but has yet to make it to the field.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17862
Gains from two-year fund-raising frenzy will aid the early detection of tumours.
Nature 523 14 doi: 10.1038/523014a
Sequencing data point to longstanding conflict between the chromosomes that determine sex.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17817
The father of graphene talks to Nature about 2D materials, George Osborne, and the business of science.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17861
Mechanisms to help researchers to balance work and home lives have made a positive difference to the gender balance at my institute, says Douglas Hilton.
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New Horizons nears dwarf planet whose full orbit has never been mapped.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17811
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Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17843
Results shore up the importance of cancer-associated Ras proteins in ageing.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17851
Wheat modified to send out insect pheromones does not repel aphids.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17854
Nature explores the impact of the first US court decision over how employers use genetic information.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17857
Spending bill would also require religious experts to review recommendations for reproductive technique.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17858