Nature News & Comment
Ketamine lifts rodents' mood only if administered by male researchers.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23022
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
National Science Foundation will look for partners to provide additional financial support for Puerto Rico facility.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22994
Analyses of governing documents from 194 countries could help people fighting for human and environmental rights.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23001
Club of physics funding agencies pushes for projects including a neutrino observatory in the Mediterranean Sea.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23019
TB remains a big killer despite the development of a better test for detecting the disease.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23000
It’s far from obvious how to tell whether a quantum computer can outperform a classical one, says Philip Ball.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22993
Complex chemistry in the dwarf planet’s upper atmosphere may explain one of its biggest mysteries.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22996
Rosario Isasi examines a study on the societal impact of grand sequencing projects.
Nature 551 296 doi: 10.1038/551296a
Ehsan Masood hails an account of the mixed implications of governments valuing research as an investment.
Nature 551 297 doi: 10.1038/551297a
Aldo Faisal explores the immersive journey of technology pioneer Jaron Lanier.
Nature 551 298 doi: 10.1038/551298a
Venture will launch next year and seeks to strengthen continent’s science by helping academics share work more quickly.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.23018
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
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
Effort aims to help scientists understand how generations of inbreeding have altered the genetics of research rodents.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22974
Bizarre tale of theft and suspicious packages casts doubt on claims for early-human occupation in northern Europe.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22984
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
Increased coal use in China appears to drive the first increase in global greenhouse-gas output since 2014.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22995
Automated vessel-tracking system aims to spy poachers and smugglers.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22977
Pre-emptively treating kids for malaria is working, despite logistical challenges.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22982
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