Emphasis on innovation overshadowed by funding freeze for key research councils.
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'Textbook-changing' analysis of dinosaur bones upends long-accepted relationships among major groups.
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The week in science: 17–23 March 2017.
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Astronomers hope to grab the first images of an event horizon — the point of no return.
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President’s impeachment creates opportunity to shift how nation supports basic research.
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Immersive experience set to become accessible to all.
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Landing on Jupiter's moon in search of alien life won't be easy.
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Yves Meyer wins the Abel Prize for role in theory with data applications from digital cinema to pinpointing gravitational waves.
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Editors are more likely to select reviewers of the same gender.
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Carlos Moedas sees a bold future for the European Research Council and more projects that copy its approach.
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The indigenous people — known for their click languages — are the first in Africa to draft guidelines for researchers.
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Academics call for the release of Ahmadreza Djalali, who has been imprisoned without trial since last April.
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Treatment reduces the risk of heart attack and stroke, but might not live up to outsized expectations.
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Popular leader will be forced to retire at 65 — but senior staff have other ideas.
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The Environmental Protection Agency and the National Institutes of Health are big losers — but planetary science at NASA stands to gain.
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Among product updates announced by Apple was a new, cheaper 9.7 inch iPad.