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Stop blocking postdocs’ paths to success

Wed, 08/30/2017 - 05:42

Lab heads should let junior researchers take their projects with them when they start their own labs — it drives innovation and discovery, argues Ben A. Barres.

Nature 548 517 doi: 10.1038/548517a

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Extreme weather events are the new normal

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 09:55

Hurricane Harvey highlights the struggle to apply climate science.

Nature 548 499 doi: 10.1038/548499b

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Europe’s X-ray laser fires up

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 09:55

High-speed shooter will help scientists to make molecular movies.

Nature 548 507 doi: 10.1038/548507a

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Legal threat exposes gaps in climate-change planning

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 09:55

Australian lawsuit highlights how difficult it is to turn global warming data into useful advice.

Nature 548 508 doi: 10.1038/548508a

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Keep on marching for science education

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 06:50

Scientists might have made a difference, had they protested against laws that now threaten what can be taught in our classrooms, argues Brandon Haught.

Nature 548 501 doi: 10.1038/548501a

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