Intergovernmental body that tracks world ecosystems is criticized for its own lack of diversity.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19778
Largest-ever genetic-sequencing study of healthy ageing released.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19794
Researchers pinpoint gene for beak-size and track how it changed during a severe drought.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19795
Third European Union flagship will be similar in size and ambition to graphene and human brain initiatives.
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By endorsing a limit of 1.5 °C, the climate negotiations have effectively defined what society considers dangerous, says Simon L. Lewis.
Nature 532 283 doi: 10.1038/532283a
Ecuador and Japan earthquakes; CRISPR crops get the green light; and European gravitational-wave detector gets a boost.
Nature 532 286 doi: 10.1038/532286a
Housing lab mice with pet-shop mice gives them more human-like immune systems.
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China is positioning itself as a world leader in primate research.
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Four published papers offer diverse explanations for a possible new particle.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19757
Disabled CRISPR enzyme allows efficient single-letter DNA changes.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19773
Two NIH facilities that manufacture products for use in patients have been shut down because of safety violations.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19793
Fossils found in the Panama Canal are the oldest evidence of monkeys in North America.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19777
Experiments are now approved in Sweden, China and the United Kingdom.
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As it pursues independence, Greenland seeks to develop its economy without ruining one of Earth's last pristine places.
Nature 532 296 doi: 10.1038/532296a
Research-council grants will escape anti-lobbying crackdown, government confirms.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19775
Total area sown with genetically modified plants fell 1% in 2015.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19766
How brain disorder related to mad-cow disease spread to Norway is a mystery.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19759
Seismic images from an unprecedented international collaboration hint at future eruption hazards.
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Lab-made antibodies could produce high-volume, high-quality snakebite treatments.
Nature 532 292 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19755
But researchers warn that there is no real evidence that it actually works.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19756