Embryos cultured for up to 13 days after fertilization open a window into early development.
Nature 533 15 doi: 10.1038/533015a
New Mars missions shape up; Nobel laureate passes away; and a marten stops the world’s biggest science experiment.
Nature 533 12 doi: 10.1038/533012a
Space-based detector draws interest, but regulatory hurdles might complicate a partnership.
Nature 533 19 doi: 10.1038/533019a
Some researchers believe that machine-learning techniques can revolutionize how materials science is done.
Nature 533 22 doi: 10.1038/533022a
Breakdown product of drug reduces signs of depression in mice without side effects.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19862
Machine-learning approach mines unpublished 'dark' reactions that don't work, as well as ones that do.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19866
The problem of bias in published research must be tackled in a consistent and comprehensive fashion, says Adam G. Dunn.
Nature 533 9 doi: 10.1038/533009a
Ambitious effort depends on transformation of rhino tissue into sperm and egg cells.
Nature 533 20 doi: 10.1038/533020a
Canadian scientists are now allowed to speak out about their work — and the government policy that had restricted communications.
Nature 533 26 doi: 10.1038/533026a
Concerns about the University of Manchester’s National Graphene Institute reflect a broader decline in industrial research and development.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19840
Effort to identify damaged areas combines crowdsourcing with machine-learning algorithms.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19861
Modelling study paints bleak picture for Europe’s bird populations.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19839
Space agency declares the astronomy satellite a loss.
Nature 533 18 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19835
Paris climate deal signed; NIH clinical trials suspended; and duplicated images found in hundreds of biology papers.
Nature 532 418 doi: 10.1038/532418a
Scientists race to determine origin of Bangladesh outbreak, which they warn could spread farther afield.
Nature 532 421 doi: 10.1038/532421a
Specialized proteins can protect monkeys against the virus for months.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19832
The quiet revolutionary: How the co-discovery of CRISPR explosively changed Emmanuelle Charpentier’s life
The microbiologist spent years moving labs and relishing solitude. Then her work on gene-editing thrust her into the scientific spotlight.
Nature 532 432 doi: 10.1038/532432a
Fears rise that US government and private funders are working at cross purposes.
Nature 532 424 doi: 10.1038/532424a
Female scientists face everyday, often-unintentional microaggression in the workplace, and it won't stop unless we talk about it, says Tricia Serio.
Nature 532 415 doi: 10.1038/532415a
Google, Facebook and other tech firms are changing how artificial-intelligence research is done.
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