Alleged theft from Italian gene bank dismissed — but ownership of samples remains under investigation.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20620
Long-awaited plan would exempt computer-aided harvesting from EU copyright law.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20606
Spacecraft could help scientists track logging, natural disasters and illegal mining.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20610
Tiangong 2 will develop expertise for a future space station and conduct science experiments.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20611
The week in science: 9–15 September 2016
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Adlène Hicheur’s ejection from Brazil to France remains unexplained.
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Panel rocked by investigations into surgeon — but its credibility stays intact.
Nature 537 289 doi: 10.1038/537289a
Windows, desks and employees are being wired up in a quest to create healthy, evidence-based environments.
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Country joins top emitters United States and China in joining the agreement this month.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20588
Sea-ice retreat is affecting every one of the endangered species’ refuges.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20590
First results from Gaia probe also seem to solve old controversy over Pleiades cluster.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20591
Human–animal embryos have great biomedical potential — but scientists will have to quell public alarm if funding for such work is restored, says Insoo Hyun.
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Long-term tracking of people who beat the virus reveal its remarkable longevity in the human body.
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Diana Wall has built a career on overturning assumptions about underground ecosystems. Now she is seeking to protect this endangered world.
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'Reproducibility editor' Victoria Stodden explains the growing movement to make code and data available to others.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20504
Geologic strain of tides during full and new moons could increase magnitude of tremors.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20551
A virus that influences the development of the placenta in mammals could also help to explain male animals’ physiques.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20574
Canada’s Chalk River reactor, which makes large amounts of technetium-99m, will end production next month.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20577
Sociologist hopes to raise cash to carve concrete sculpture.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20578
European mission will shed light on hidden asteroids, the Universe’s expansion and exoplanets.
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