Problems with data management challenge US effort to monitor seas in real time.
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Robotic limb advances are attracting serious attention from the FDA.
Nature 515 476 doi: 10.1038/515476a
When a handful of authors were caught reviewing their own papers, it exposed weaknesses in modern publishing systems. Editors are trying to plug the holes.
Nature 515 480 doi: 10.1038/515480a
The Public Library of Science’s open-data mandate has prompted scientists to share more data online, but not everyone is complying with the regulations.
Nature 515 478 doi: 10.1038/515478a
Gut bacteria and strong gastric juices show how the birds can live on decaying flesh.
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Molecular signatures hint at who will benefit from next-generation cancer drugs.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16395
A political impasse and a mounting pile of debts pose a threat to research in Europe.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16392
A related vaccine is due to be tested in West Africa in 2015.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16417
As numbers of published articles rise, the scholarly review system must adapt to avoid unmanageable burdens and slipping standards, says Martijn Arns.
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US agencies propose expanded reporting of drug-test data.
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Local government’s closure of gift shop could doom Charles Darwin Foundation.
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NASA has 35 kilograms of plutonium-238 to power its deep-space missions — but that will not get it very far.
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Reprogrammed human and mouse cells offer way to identify new painkilling drugs.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16401
Rules aim to curb risks from increased traffic in Arctic and Antarctica.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16402
Director Jeremy Farrar on new plans to support more young scientists and ambitious projects, large and small.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16394
Underwater survey questions longstanding assumptions about ice surrounding continent.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16397
Donald Johanson reflects on the enduring charisma of the Australopithecus afarensis fossil he found 40 years ago.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16379
Pedestrians avoid bumping into each other by anticipating when their paths would collide.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16385
Bernard Bigot, the next director-general of ITER, plans to reform the decentralized structure of the project.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16396
Cold-tolerant crop enabled high-altitude agriculture some 3,600 years ago.
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