US bioethics commission weighs in on debate over how scientists and companies should handle inadvertent discoveries in diagnostic tests.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14362
But decade-long quest to synthesize erythropoietin has not yet ended, critics say.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14363
Space telescope observes possible plumes emanating from mystery moon's south pole.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14357
Analysis of science on social media service finds little correlation with standard measures of academic success.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14354
Congress readies plan to end mandatory cuts until 2016.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14356
Monitor lizards extract oxygen both when they inhale and exhale, perhaps explaining why they are so successful.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14355
Fears rise for Latin American industry as devastating disease hits leading variety in Africa and Middle East.
Nature 504 195 doi: 10.1038/504195a
Climate model suggests exoplanets that can host life are less prevalent than thought.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14353
The week in science: Criticism of animal welfare in research; hopes of HIV cure dashed; and new estimates for dementia worldwide.
Nature 504 192 doi: 10.1038/504192a