Parties promise more money for research, but scientists fear impact of split with European Union.
Studies to treat vision loss and Parkinson’s disease are the first to proceed under new regulations.
The week in science: 26 May–1 June 2017.
Since 2013, Nature and the Nature research journals have asked authors of papers in the life sciences to complete a checklist when they submit a paper. This extra step — prompting authors to disclose important elements of experimental design and analysis — was part of a broader effort
Counting what species do is becoming as important as counting how many there are.
As political leaders on either side of the Atlantic set out contrasting positions on science funding, researchers everywhere need to ensure that their voices are heard.
Hydroxylamine (NH2OH) is one of the potential precursors of complex pre-biotic species in space. Here we present a detailed experimental study of hydroxylamine formation through nitric oxide (NO) surface hydrogenation for astronomically relevant conditions….
The origin of animals was one of the most important events in the history of Earth. Beautifully preserved fossil embryos suggest that our oldest ancestors might have existed a little more than half a billion years ago….
Lighter-toned bedrock that surrounds fractures and comprises high concentrations of silica — called “halos”– has been found in Gale crater on Mars, indicating that the planet had liquid water much longer than previously believed….
Confidential feedback from many interacting reviewers can help editors make better, quicker decisions, explains Benjamin List.