Harvard University sent a memo to its 2,100-member teaching and research staff saying its libraries can no longer afford the rising prices imposed by scientific journal publishers, reports The Guardian's Ian Sample.
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The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative is investing in Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's BioRxiv.
A study appearing in PLOS One finds that shortened consent forms don't affect clinical trial participants' understanding of the study.
The National Security Agency monitored signal intelligence for signs of "nefarious" genetic engineering projects, Gizmodo reports.
In Nature this week: barley genome sequenced, method for genotyping and phasing short tandem repeats, and more.