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AI-controlled brain implants for mood disorders tested in people

Mié, 11/22/2017 - 16:51

Researchers funded by the US military are developing appliances to record neural activity and automatically stimulate the brain to treat mental illness.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23031

Lightning makes new isotopes

Mié, 11/22/2017 - 13:46

Physicists show that thunderstorms trigger nuclear reactions in the atmosphere.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23033

European Medicines Agency to move to Amsterdam

Mié, 11/22/2017 - 13:46

The European Union’s drug regulatory body will leave London because of the United Kingdom’s Brexit plans.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23025

How alkali flies stay dry

Mié, 11/22/2017 - 13:46

Waxy and hairy covering enables flies to dive underwater without getting wet.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23027

Puerto Rico struggles to assess hurricane’s health effects

Mié, 11/22/2017 - 13:46

While dealing with their own losses, public-health researchers are regrouping to study the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.

Nature 551 282 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22973

China fires up next-generation neutron-science facility

Mié, 11/22/2017 - 07:35

Beam generator puts country in elite company for doing experiments in materials science and other fields.

Nature 551 284 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22976

Hungary rewards highly cited scientists with bonus grants

Mar, 11/21/2017 - 12:59

Some top researchers prosper in Hungary as country tries to improve its international standing in science.

Nature 551 425 doi: 10.1038/551425a

Black academics soon to outnumber white researchers in South Africa

Mar, 11/21/2017 - 12:59

Legacy of apartheid means academia has remained largely white.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23030

Online software spots genetic errors in cancer papers

Mar, 11/21/2017 - 09:56

Tool to scrutinize research papers identifies mistakes in gene sequences.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23003

UK government announces research-spending hike ahead of budget

Lun, 11/20/2017 - 14:59

Pledge to raise country's public research funding to £12.5 billion in 2021–22.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23028

Lab mice's ancestral ‘Eve’ gets her genome sequenced

Lun, 11/20/2017 - 14:59

Effort aims to help scientists understand how generations of inbreeding have altered the genetics of research rodents.

Nature 551 281 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22974

Archaeologists say human-evolution study used stolen bone

Lun, 11/20/2017 - 14:59

Bizarre tale of theft and suspicious packages casts doubt on claims for early-human occupation in northern Europe.

Nature 551 279 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22984

Exoplanet hunters rethink search for alien life

Lun, 11/20/2017 - 11:51

Astronomers expand ideas of how chemistry and geology could affect chances for life on other worlds.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23023

High-jumping beetle inspires agile robots

Lun, 11/20/2017 - 11:51

Machines could get themselves out of a sticky spot, thanks to an insect that can right itself without using its legs.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22981

Sex matters in experiments on party drug — in mice

Vie, 11/17/2017 - 16:50

Ketamine lifts rodents' mood only if administered by male researchers.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23022

Giant telescope’s mobile-phone ‘dead zones’ rile South African residents

Vie, 11/17/2017 - 07:21

Sensitive radio dishes of the Square Kilometre Array will affect phone reception — and could harm local economies, say farmers.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22998