Linguists, anthropologists and political scientists take to Capitol Hill to defend their research.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21801
Nature will cover marches from around the world on 22 April as people take to the streets in support of science.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21853
Male scientists in the United Kingdom report teaching less than their female counterparts, while women and minorities tend to feel disadvantaged in their careers.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21839
Analysis reveals that female researchers are over-represented on the social-media site and that mathematicians and life scientists are less likely to use it.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21873
Protests sparked by the destruction of three key fossil-hunting areas result in a temporary halt of phosphate mining.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21869
A series of odd findings have theorists hoping for new particles.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21865
The week in science: 7–13 April 2017.
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A simple process seems to explain how massive genomes stay organized. But no one can agree on what powers it.
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Mice treated with a protein from umbilical cord plasma improved their performance on memory tests.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21848
NASA’s Cassini probe will go where no spacecraft has gone before — between a planet and its rings.
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The massive East Antarctic Ice Sheet looks stable from above — but it’s a dangerously different story below.
Nature 544 152 doi: 10.1038/544152a
The week in science: 14–20 April 2017.
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The lasting effects of stress and fear of deportation are beginning to emerge.
Nature 544 148 doi: 10.1038/544148a
Chemists will navigate molecular wagons along a tiny golden track.
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A better understanding of this pedestrian problem could lead to improved surgeons’ knots and fibres.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21815
Partnerships see some success in eliminating illnesses, but challenges, such as access to treatments, remain.
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Threat of a far-right president galvanizes researchers to put politics first.
Nature 544 277 doi: 10.1038/544277a
Conservative academics face a growing tension between their politics and the liberal atmosphere on many US campuses.
Nature 544 280 doi: 10.1038/544280a
Nature asked members of the scientific community whether or not they plan to march on 22 April — and why.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.21847
Supporting scientists in the developing world is in the United States’ self-interest, argues Wasim Maziak.
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