The week in science: 4–10 November 2016
Nature 539 144 doi: 10.1038/539144a
Government’s first Autumn Statement could reveal how it regards science.
Nature 539 148 doi: 10.1038/539148a
Biomedical funders worldwide are adopting the US agency’s free Relative Citation Ratio to analyse grant outcomes.
Nature 539 150 doi: 10.1038/539150a
Sub-Saharan project could one day help ecosystems to resist climate change and improve agriculture.
Nature 539 152 doi: 10.1038/539152a
Three things are needed to turn the tide on the costliest crisis in health care.
Nature 539 156 doi: 10.1038/539156a
Republicans sweep White House and US Congress, with uncertain implications for research.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20952
Trump victory generates shock, disbelief and fear of funding cuts.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20965
Swiss researchers travel to China to conduct pioneering experiment.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20967
Most surveys did not predict Donald Trump’s victory over Hillary Clinton.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20968
We must start an ambitious and professional global programme to explore and preserve invertebrate biodiversity, says Axel Hochkirch.
Nature 539 141 doi: 10.1038/539141a
Barrage of proposals would allow developers to sidestep environmental reviews.
Nature 539 147 doi: 10.1038/539147a
World Health Organization asks research initiatives to focus on translating their findings into clinical benefits.
Nature 539 151 doi: 10.1038/539151a
At a conference in San Francisco, a group drafted proposals to add more planets, instruments and other science icons to the keyboard.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20960
Carbon-dating study suggests governments are not fuelling trade by selling off old tusks.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20953
Calculation suggests papers with women first-authors have citation rates pushed down by 10%.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20932
In an online poll, almost two-thirds of readers say they have considered quitting research.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20933
New equation also suggests way to predict a researcher's potential to produce top work.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20926
Multi-lab experiment fails to validate decades-old report that facial expressions can affect emotional state.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20929
Computerized search of trial registry lists worst offenders.
Nature 539 153 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20930
The week in science: 28 October–3 November 2016
Nature 539 10 doi: 10.1038/539010a