Biology and life sciences


Earth's Future

The American Geophysical Union (AGU) and John Wiley & Sons are joining forces to publish the new open-access, peer-reviewed journal, Earth's Future, which will begin accepting submissions on 17 June



From the Journal Impact Factor to the latest altmetrics, scholarly players are crying out for metrics to be used responsibly, reports Rebecca Pool


Nine industry figures give Tim Gillett the low-down on recent developments in discovery as part of the research process