As part of a Room for Debate discussion forum, the New York Times asks: "What if college tenure dies?" Cary Nelson at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, says that "the only way to preserve and rebuild our higher education system is to grant long-term adjunct faculty members the protections of tenure and appoint more te

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Oxford researchers are turning to virtual reality to visualize genes and regulatory elements, Phys.org says.

The Jackson Laboratory has filed a complaint accusing Nanjing University of breeding and re-selling its mouse models, the Hartford Courant reports.

In Science this week: neutrophils rely on microRNA to protect against lung inflammation, and more.

China is moving forward with plans to sequence a million citizens, the Wall Street Journal reports.