Science 02018/05/18 highlights

My personal highlights from the May 18, 02018 Science Magazine.

The big change in scientific publishing is still not resolved.  A good update from the AI community.  “Boycott highlights AI’s publishing rebellion

A rigorous look at what the difference between 1.5C and 2C in global warming means for species: “The projected effect on insects, vertebrates, and plants of limiting global warming to 1.5C rather than 2C”  “When warming is limited to 15C as compared with 2C, numbers of species project to lose >50% of their range are reduced by ~66% in sects and by ~50% in plants and vertebrates.”  Let’s get our act together!