October 13, 2016|
This is not sustainable.
October 12, 2016|
Viruses are responsible for the majority of archaea deaths on the deep ocean floors, scientists show.
October 1, 2016|
Bacteria inhabit most tissues in the human body, and genes from some of these microbes have made their way to the human genome. Could this genetic transfer contribute to diseases such as cancer?
September 28, 2016|
More papers correlate with top-cited research for more-established academics, but not newly minted professors, according to a study.
September 27, 2016|
Evaluators of mock submissions to an orthopedic surgery journal were more likely to recommend the publication of a manuscript from distinguished authors than one from anonymous ones.
September 22, 2016|
Among this year’s 23 MacArthur Foundation Fellows are pioneering biologists.
September 20, 2016|
An open-access journal is trialing a peer-review process in which reviewers do not have access to the results or discussion sections of submitted papers.
September 19, 2016|
Human-Neanderthal inbreeding; “personal genetics” is a family matter; studying city-dwelling rats; science reporting without embargoes
September 15, 2016|
The press release repository will be up and running in another day or so—and more secure than before, according to a spokesperson.
September 12, 2016|
Byproducts of gut microbes in some 1-month–old babies trigger inflammation that is linked to later asthma development, researchers find.