US science agencies threaten harsh penalties, but many have yet to take action.
Nature 530 138 doi: 10.1038/530138a
Geneticist Urban Lendahl steps down because of involvement in Macchiarini investigation.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19332
Asian powerhouse invests more of its economy into research than anyone else.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19333
National science agency announces strategic shift away from measuring and modelling climate change.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19313
Swedish institute has “lost confidence” in artificial-windpipe pioneer Paolo Macchiarini after allegations of ethical breaches.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19315
Amgen posts three studies at new online channel for discussing reproducibility.
Nature 530 141 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19269
Two studies show how different tree species affect both carbon storage and local temperatures.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19294
Blazes have encroached on ecosystems that date back more than 180 million years.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19308
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
But federal law prevents regulators from approving the technique.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19290
There is no excuse for the shoddy practice of allowing researchers to change outcomes and goals without saying so, says Ben Goldacre.
Nature 530 7 doi: 10.1038/530007a
Industry and researchers push for ways to assess memory and concentration deficits.
Nature 530 17 doi: 10.1038/530017a
Research clusters emerge as the big success of Germany’s Excellence Initiative — despite its focus on elite institutes.
Nature 530 18 doi: 10.1038/530018a
As Earth's dry zones shift rapidly polewards, researchers are scrambling to figure out the cause — and consequences.
Nature 530 20 doi: 10.1038/530020a
Plastic litter affects offspring of exposed marine animals.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19286
Columbia courts philanthropic benefactors to support research in impacts and adaptation.
Nature 530 16 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19260
Team at Francis Crick Institute permitted to use CRISPR–Cas9 technology in embryos for early-development research.
Nature 530 18 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19270