The week in science: 6–12 January 2017
Nature 541 138 doi: 10.1038/541138a
Spice extract dupes assays and leads some drug hunters astray.
Nature 541 144 doi: 10.1038/541144a
Environmental scientists plan to push for policy changes but are nervous about losing current protections.
Nature 541 145 doi: 10.1038/541145a
The country is gearing up to get rid of rats, possums, stoats and other invasive predators by 2050. Is it a pipe dream?
Nature 541 148 doi: 10.1038/541148a
Revised scientific-integrity policy gives researchers more leeway to speak to the press and publish their findings.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21290
But Rex Tillerson, Trump’s pick for secretary of state, tells senators that efforts to predict climate change are ‘very limited’.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21291