Internet giant's latest service employs neural networks to cut error rate by 60%, the company says.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20696
Construction of the Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST) is complete, but debugging has only just begun.
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Numerous failed attempts to replicate the 'blocking effect' cast doubt on its scope.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20659
The latest crop of prize predictions illuminates the century-long struggle to assign credit to individual researchers.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20664
Research reveals an overlooked role for rivers in northern ecosystems.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20679
Suggests greenhouse gases may warm planet more than previously thought.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20673
Watery jets could be tapping into a buried ocean with the potential to support life.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20685
Deep-sea microbes, simple medical diagnostic tools and complex computing win 2016 MacArthur ‘genius grants’
Eight scientists are among the 23 winners.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20662
After decades of rocky relations, they are working together to trace indigenous communities’ ancestry.
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The week in science: 16–22 September 2016
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Accusations of impropriety feature in escalating dispute.
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A special issue explores the study of inequality, and how socio-economic divides affect the science workforce.
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Around the world, poverty and social background remain huge barriers in scientific careers.
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Wages for top scientists are shooting skywards while others are being left behind.
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A torrent of low-quality meta-analyses and systematic reviews in biomedicine might be hiding valuable research and misleading scientists.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20617
Chan Zuckerberg Initiative aims to have major impact by 2100.
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Worries include how to coordinate research programmes and resources from different countries.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20658
Ancient teeth make Homo sapiens the lead suspect in the extinction of Homo floresiensis.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20656
A popular assumption that there is a conflict between the Church and the research world should be dispelled, says Kathryn Pritchard.
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Next-generation space-weather model will map the danger facing power grids.
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