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New articles are published weekly in the latest journal issue, at the top of their section of the Table of Contents. The latest issue closes at the end of the month.

Astronomy

Review article
Gamma-ray bursts and their use as cosmic probes
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:170304

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170304

Review article
Extragalactic radio surveys in the pre-Square Kilometre Array era
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170522

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170522

Biology (whole organism)

Research article
Two types of bone necrosis in the Middle Triassic Pistosaurus longaevus bones: the results of integrated studies
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:170204

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170204

Research article
Kelp and dolphin gulls cause perineal wounds in South American fur seal pups (Arctocephalus australis) at Guafo Island, Chilean Patagonia
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:170638

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170638

Research article
Ontogenetic variations and structural adjustments in mammals evolving prolonged to continuous dental growth
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:170494

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170494

Research article
Balance control strategies during perturbed and unperturbed balance in standing and handstand
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:161018

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.161018

Research article
Simulated seal scarer sounds scare porpoises, but not seals: species-specific responses to 12 kHz deterrence sounds
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170286

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170286

Research article
Synchronous population dynamics in California butterflies explained by climatic forcing
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170190

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170190

Research article
Detection of an endangered aquatic heteropteran using environmental DNA in a wetland ecosystem
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170568

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170568

Research article
Evolution of organismal stoichiometry in a long-term experiment with Escherichia coli
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170497

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170497

Research article
The inclusive fitness controversy: finding a way forward
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170335

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170335

Research article
Behavioural flexibility in spider mites: oviposition site shifts based on past and present stimuli from conspecifics and predators
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170328

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170328

Research article
Mismatch between the eye and the optic lobe in the giant squid
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170289

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170289

Research article
Group choices seemingly at odds with individual preferences
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170232

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170232

Research article
Robust extraction of quantitative structural information from high-variance histological images of livers from necropsied Soay sheep
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170111

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170111

Research article
Fire ants perpetually rebuild sinking towers
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170475

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170475

Research article
Individual-level movement bias leads to the formation of higher-order social structure in a mobile group of baboons
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170148

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170148

Research article
Humpback whales feed on hatchery-released juvenile salmon
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170180

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170180

Research article
Conventional oil and natural gas infrastructure increases brown-headed cowbird (Molothrus ater) relative abundance and parasitism in mixed-grass prairie
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170036

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170036

Research article
Locomotor performance of cane toads differs between native-range and invasive populations
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170517

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170517

Research article
Context-dependent female mate choice maintains variation in male sexual activity
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170303

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170303

Research article
Global biogeographic patterns in bipolar moss species
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170147

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170147

Research article
Range contractions of the world's large carnivores
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170052

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170052

Research article
Local interactions and global properties of wild, free-ranging stickleback shoals
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170043

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170043

Research article
Ant queens increase their reproductive efforts after pathogen infection
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170547

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170547

Research article
Cambrian origin of the CYP27C1-mediated vitamin A1-to-A2 switch, a key mechanism of vertebrate sensory plasticity
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170362

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170362

Research article
Nonlinear disease tolerance curves reveal distinct components of host responses to viral infection
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170342

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170342

Research article
CO2-induced ocean acidification does not affect individual or group behaviour in a temperate damselfish
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170283

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170283

Research article
Signatures of the collapse and incipient recovery of an overexploited marine ecosystem
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170215

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170215

Chemistry

Published in collaboration with the Royal Society of Chemistry

Research article
Machine learning landscapes and predictions for patient outcomes
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:170175

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170175

Research article
Gold nanoparticles stabilized with sulphonated imidazolium salts in water and reverse micelles
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170481

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170481

Research article
Sensitive SERS nanotags for use with a hand-held 1064 nm Raman spectrometer
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170422

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170422

Research article
A biomimetic semisynthesis enables structural elucidation of selaginellin U: a tautomeric cyclic alkynylphenol from Selaginella tamariscina
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170352

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170352

Research article
Electrospinning preparation of oxygen-deficient nano TiO2-x/carbon fibre membrane as a self-standing high performance anode for Li-ion batteries
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170323

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170323

Computer science

Research article
Evolutionary online behaviour learning and adaptation in real robots
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:160938

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.160938

Research article
Using deep learning to quantify the beauty of outdoor places
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170170

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170170

Earth science

Research article
Questioning hagfish affinities of the enigmatic Devonian vertebrate Palaeospondylus
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:170214

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170214

Engineering

Research article
Chromium oxide coatings with the potential for eliminating the risk of chromium ion release in orthopaedic implants
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170218

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170218

Research article
A frequency quantum interpretation of the surface renewal model of mass transfer
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170103

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170103

Research article
Waterjet and laser etching: the nonlinear inverse problem
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:161031

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.161031

Genetics

Research article
Identifying hybridization and admixture using SNPs: application of the DArTseq platform in phylogeographic research on vertebrates
Published:19 July 2017Article ID:161061

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.161061

Research article
RNA sequencing reveals a complete but an unconventional type of dosage compensation in the domestic silkworm Bombyx mori
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170261

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170261

Research article
Population structure and connectivity of tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) across the Indo-Pacific Ocean basin
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170309

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170309

Mathematics

Research article
Integrating sentiment and social structure to determine preference alignments: the Irish Marriage Referendum
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170154

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170154

Research article
Population patterns in World’s administrative units
Published:05 July 2017Article ID:170281

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170281

Physics

Research article
Modelling and simulation of a thermally induced optical transparency in a dual micro-ring resonator
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170381

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170381

Research article
Significance and popularity in music production
Published:12 July 2017Article ID:170433

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170433

Psychology and cognitive neuroscience

Research article
Do pet dogs (Canis familiaris) follow ostensive and non-ostensive human gaze to distant space and to objects?
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:170349

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170349

Research article
Moral judgement by the disconnected left and right cerebral hemispheres: a split-brain investigation
Published:26 July 2017Article ID:170172

https://doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170172

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