The focus on impact of published research has created new opportunities for misconduct and fraudsters, says Mario Biagioli.
Nature 535 201 doi: 10.1038/535201a
The US government is considering a plan to allow wireless firms to share radio frequencies used in weather forecasts.
Nature 535 208 doi: 10.1038/535208a
Fossil finds in China are challenging ideas about the evolution of modern humans and our closest relatives.
Nature 535 22 doi: 10.1038/535218a
Thomson Reuters divests intellectual-property and science division in US$3.55-billion deal.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20255
Changes in cloud patterns match predictions from climate simulations of a warming world.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20230
The effort will use next-generation cell-culture methods and fresh patient samples.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20242
Senior staff at leading journals want to end inappropriate use of the measure.
Nature 535 210 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20224
Xenophobia and mobility fears among issues facing researchers two weeks on.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20226
World in three-star system also experiences unusual seasons.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20204
Giant UN report also reveals sustainability problem for wild-caught fish.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20223
Chemist killed on Mexican university campus; Juno craft reaches Jupiter orbit; and Nobel laureates defend genetically modified organisms.
Nature 535 12 doi: 10.1038/535012a
John Holdren tells Nature about the highs and lows of nearly eight years in the White House.
Nature 535 15 doi: 10.1038/535015a
A fortuitous observation by Japan's Hitomi probe shows the calm centre of the Perseus cluster.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20212
The charity hopes other funders will follow a similar model.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20220
Shoebox-sized craft face a wait to be propelled beyond Earth’s orbit.
Nature 535 19 doi: 10.1038/535019a
Late nights, typos, self-doubt and despair. Francis Collins, Sara Seager and Uta Frith dust off their theses, and reflect on what the PhD was like for them.
Nature 535 22 doi: 10.1038/535022a
Doctoral courses are slowly being modernized. Now the thesis and viva need to catch up.
Nature 535 26 doi: 10.1038/535026a
Cytomegalovirus is a much greater global problem than Zika.
Nature 535 17 doi: 10.1038/535017a
The Biological Weapons Convention needs to take the assessment of emerging scientific dangers more seriously, argues Malcolm Dando.
Nature 535 9 doi: 10.1038/535009a
NASA mission will study the gas giant’s origin and evolution.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20205