International team seeks better picture of wind as it moves over rugged terrain.
Nature 542 282 doi: 10.1038/542282a
Capacity has grown threefold in the past decade, but the country still lags behind Europe and China in sustainable energy.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21472
The simplicity of the stains' repeating patterns is key to why we see so many images in them.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21473
Modified human embryos should be allowed if researchers meet strict criteria, says long-awaited National Academies report.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21474
Publisher restores access as negotiations for a nationwide licence continue.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21482
The provisional agreement may set a precedent for other funders and journal publishers.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21486
Unstable molecule couldn’t be made through conventional synthesis, so IBM researchers carried out molecular surgery using a microscope tip.
Nature 542 284 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21462
Coalition of scientists and research agencies argue for a one-stop shop server.
Nature 542 283 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21466
Agency narrows possible targets for the first-ever sample return from the red planet.
Nature 542 279 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21470
Proposed solution to geometry puzzle allows an object’s structure to be determined from limited information.
Nature 542 281 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21439
Sustainable fishing of some species for products including fins is feasible, and can avoid cruel practices, study finds.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21463
The week in science: 3–9 February 2017.
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It missed the historic discovery, but the Virgo lab in Italy is now primed to extend LIGO’s reach and precision.
Nature 542 146 doi: 10.1038/542146a
Industry and public-health experts concerned about ramifications of Nagoya Protocol.
Nature 542 148 doi: 10.1038/542148a
Researchers look into the future of the far North for clues to save species and maybe even bring back sea ice.
Nature 542 152 doi: 10.1038/542152a
Initiative's first grants will fund a medley of wild ideas from top San Francisco Bay Area biologists, engineers and programmers.
Nature 542 280 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21440
Mark Walport will be the first head of a £6-billion “super-agency”.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21441
New analyses cut down the estimated number of planets unattached to a star by half.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21445
Would-be rival to MIT lacks strategy and governance, report says.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21460
Too many researchers make up or massage their data, says Timothy D. Clark. Only stringent demands for proof can stop them.
Nature 542 139 doi: 10.1038/542139a