Viewing gas giant as if it were an exoplanet cross-checks method for studying worlds outside our Solar System.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16926
Lawyers and scientists need to talk, says Niamh Nic Daéid.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16870
Cardiologist Robert Califf has championed making clinical research more efficient.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16876
Southwest and Great Plains expected to see to significantly drier conditions by end of century.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16916
Award-winning computer-science project is under fire, rekindling criticism of China’s research system.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16902
Large ancient-DNA study uncovers population that moved westwards 4,500 years ago.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16919
Portrayals of science in the cinema are growing in sophistication — but not exactly at the speed of light, says Colin Macilwain.
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The week in science: UK’s science academies call for more science spending; US FDA chief resigns; and Japan probe to try for Venus orbit again.
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Agency wants to pay senior biomedical researchers to wind down their labs.
Nature 518 146 doi: 10.1038/518146a
Scientists pinpoint genes behind famous beak variations.
Nature 518 147 doi: 10.1038/518147a
The US media are abuzz after an outbreak of measles in Disneyland but the disease will keep on popping up until it is wiped out worldwide.
Nature 518 148 doi: 10.1038/518148a
Language analysis reflects how projects succeeded in unique assessment.
Nature 518 150 doi: 10.1038/518150a
Scientists are pushing the properties of light to new extremes. A special issue explores these frontiers.
Nature 518 153 doi: 10.1038/518153a
Shape it, squeeze it, energize it or tie it into knots. Scientists are taking light to new extremes.
Nature 518 154 doi: 10.1038/518154a
Using techniques adapted from astronomy, physicists are finding ways to see through opaque materials such as living tissue.
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Recommendation to change name to systemic exertion intolerance disease ignites controversy.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16905
Shoukhrat Mitalipov and Woo Suk Hwang are both involved in the deal but Mitalipov says the pair will not collaborate on research.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16907
Prototype for reusable vehicle opens up potential for ferrying planetary samples and carrying humans.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16908
British approval for pioneering fertility technique leads other nations to consider rule changes.
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Lead author of retracted stem-cell papers is fired, and a co-author is suspended, from jobs they no longer held.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16904