An analysis reveals the extent and impact of research that bridges disciplines.
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Interdisciplinarity has become all the rage as scientists tackle climate change and other intractable issues. But there is still strong resistance to crossing borders.
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Many scientists claim to be interdisciplinary — but are they really?
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18362
Drug-delivery systems coated in platelets used to repair damaged blood vessels.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18380
US-based team withdraws data and admits mouse tumours were allowed to grow too large.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18384
Regulations that require researchers to disclose conflicts of interest yield questionable data and cost universities millions.
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LIGO experiment now has better chance of detecting ripples in space-time.
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Journal that reviews papers from preprint server aims to return publishing to the hands of academics.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18351
'Sonogenetics' technique might be used to non-invasively stimulate specific neurons in other animals.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18368
Malcolm Turnbull viewed as science-friendly, but has ruled out changing Australia's government's climate targets.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18369
Thomas Insel turned the institution's focus towards biological roots of psychiatric disorders.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18378
Tree rings help to put the state's historic drought in context.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18345
Orca-patterned wetsuits and shark-friendly nets among proliferation of research trials.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18346
Conservationists call for international regulations to limit noise from shipping and seismic surveys.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18342
Remote ocean has doubled its intake of the greenhouse gas since 2000, reversing an earlier decline.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18347
Palaeoanthropologist invites excavators and anatomists to study richest fossil trove in Africa.
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A bill to make data for environmental regulation more transparent reveals the fuzzy boundary between science and ideology, argues Daniel Sarewitz.
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Pentagon freezes pathogen research; El Niño set to be a record breaker; and Lasker awards announced.
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Brain plaques may have been seeded by contaminated hormone extracts from cadavers.
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Survey of surveys finds 422 trees for every person on Earth.
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