In Brief

This week's section

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  09 Oct 2015:
Vol. 350, Issue 6257, pp. 140-142
DOI: 10.1126/science.350.6257.140

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution


In science news around the world, the World Health Organization urges its member states to end Ebola-related travel bans, NASA's five finalists for its low-cost Discovery missions include two missions to Venus and three to asteroids, India makes its long-awaited climate commitment, public health experts have mixed reactions to the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement announced this week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announces its new ozone limit, and more. Also, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change gets a new chief, and Brazil gets a new science minister—for the third time in less than 2 years. And Science talks with Iran's science minister Sorena Sattari about the country's ambitions for scientific progress.