Ethical issues attend the creation of animal-human chimeras.
July 1, 2015|
Nutrient levels in soil don’t add up when food chains combine.
June 29, 2015|
Science releases new guidelines for research transparency, hoping to stem the tide of retractions and misconduct.
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
June 24, 2015|
Just half of the clinical studies used to gain premarket approval for cardiac devices ever make it into the scientific literature.
June 17, 2015|
Around one out of every four cancer papers scrutinized in a recent study contains questionable figures, and journals and authors aren’t responding to requests for clarification.
June 11, 2015|
With the deletion of a single gene, female Japanese rice fish can produce sperm.
June 1, 2015|
The number of plagiarism-based retractions has grown since the advent of detection software, according to a BioMed Central analysis.
May 13, 2015|
Researchers tweak gene expression in chicken embryos that may have been crucial to the evolutionary transition from dinosaur noses to bird bills.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.