Just Look Within - 19 Sep 2014
Researchers are examining the human microbiome to search for new antibiotics.
To Tide Over - 19 Sep 2014
The US Congress approves a stopgap spending bill that would fund the federal government through the middle of December.
Shock to the System - 19 Sep 2014
A column in the New York Times calls for changes to the scientific publishing system.
This Week in Science - 19 Sep 2014
In Science this week: transmission of epigenetic states, and more.
Measuring Celebrity Scientists - 18 Sep 2014
A suggestion that many of today's notable scientists focus on communicating more than working in the lab.
Lab Equality - 18 Sep 2014
While society and the lab may be more welcoming to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender individuals, challenges of course remain.
Source of the Fever - 18 Sep 2014
DNA sequencing uncovered a mutation responsible for a man's high fevers and his son's death.
This Week in Nature - 18 Sep 2014
In Nature this week: European population history; Bacterium associated with Cholera recovery.
Then Again - 17 Sep 2014
23andMe reverses course on its plan to opt users into its relative finder program, Vox reports.
Science Advocates Call for Budget Boost. Again - 17 Sep 2014
A new report calls for increasing R&D spending in the US.
Newly Crowned 'Geniuses' - 17 Sep 2014
The MacArthur Foundation has announced its 2014 fellows.
This Week in Genome Research - 17 Sep 2014
In Genome Research this week: potential fitness effects of ancient gene duplications, chromatin interaction analysis by paired-end tag sequencing, and more.
Microbial Approach to Better Crops - 16 Sep 2014
Researchers are focusing on the microbial community of plants to improve crops.
For these monkeys, more dietary fiber is a bad thing - 19 Sep 2014
Loss of protein could lead to significant declines in primate populations
First-ever National Lab Day includes launch of new Senate caucus to support laboratories
Record number of countries agree that the epidemic is a threat to peace and security
HHS inspector general finds that consultation with other federal officials was acceptable
Administration calls for action plan and better diagnostics for antibiotic-resistant infections