Nature reports from a battle of man vs machine over the Go board.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19512
Invention could help the microelectronics industry to connect circuit-board components without risking heat damage.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19495
Cases may signal start of anticipated wave of birth defects in country hit hard by Zika virus.
Nature 531 153 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19502
Reanalysis of last year's enormous replication study argues that there is no need to be so pessimistic.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19498
Text-mining analysis finds that studies fall short of best practice — despite guidelines introduced in 2010.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19500
Italian researchers protest over government support; Illumina launches lawsuit over nanopores; and report published on women in academia.
Nature 531 12 doi: 10.1038/531012a
Country’s austerity budget stands in way of law to modernize Soviet-era academy.
Nature 531 18 doi: 10.1038/531018a
Agencies rush to show that outbreak tactics have improved.
Nature 531 19 doi: 10.1038/531019a
Waning warming event studied in unprecedented detail.
Nature 531 20 doi: 10.1038/531020a
Virus-sized particles that fluoresce in every colour could revolutionize applications from television displays to cancer treatment.
Nature 531 26 doi: 10.1038/531026a
Study suggests stem-cell stimulation is behind obesity’s contribution to cancer risk.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19484
One paper suggests that fast radio bursts can repeat, but a finding on the origin of another burst is in doubt.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19494
Primers on various scientific topics could be used across trials to avoid wasting time on debating basic points, argues David Neuberger.
Nature 531 9 doi: 10.1038/531009a