Researchers hope that a more pluralistic parliament will put an end to interference and slipping standards.
Nature 522 264 doi: 10.1038/522264a
Proposed updates to national-security regulations would restrict collaboration with foreign scientists and industry.
Nature 522 266 doi: 10.1038/522266a
Microbiologists are finding new ways to explore the vast universe of unknown microbes in the hunt for antibiotics.
Nature 522 270 doi: 10.1038/522270a
The Pope warns of “grave consequences” from unchecked warming.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17760
Experiment that once claimed faster-than-light observation achieves its original goal.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17777
Swings between wet and dry conditions confined large dinosaurs to the poles for millions of years.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17728
European Commission's former chief scientific adviser, Anne Glover, also among those honoured by the Queen.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17757
Scientists hopeful as historic space probe sends signals to Earth, ending seven months of silence.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17756
Development of anxiety and fear alleviated by manipulating immune system in rodents.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17746
Jana Christopher discusses her job as a data integrity analyst at EMBO Press.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17749
Glinting pixels on comet surface raise hopes of finding hibernating Philae probe.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17752
The decision will prohibit most research on captive animals.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17755
Monitoring rock movement could help to prevent seismic activity caused by energy exploration.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17727
Researchers hope to show whether human eye can detect a single photon — and its superposition.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17731
Sally Rockey, known for her popular blog, will head a foundation that supports agricultural research.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17747
Frustrations at CSIRO boil over after negotiations on pay and working conditions stall.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17748
To realize the full potential of large data sets, researchers must agree on better ways to pass data around, says Martin Bobrow.
Nature 522 129 doi: 10.1038/522129a
Scientific report demolishes assertions used to back criminalization of homosexuality.
Nature 522 135 doi: 10.1038/522135a
G7 nations present pledge on greenhouse-gas emissions; how the world is getting sicker; and the wheeling robot that scooped a $2-million prize.
Nature 522 132 doi: 10.1038/522132a
Population-scale studies suggest that migrants spread steppe language and technology.
Nature 522 140 doi: 10.1038/522140a