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World’s botanic gardens should work together
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 02:43

A study suggests a possible way to save more species.Nature 549 432 doi: 10.1038/549432a Nature News & Comment

What Germany’s election results mean for science
  • Tue, 26 Sep 2017 00:43

A new coalition could face battles over gene editing and climate regulations.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22667 Nature News & Comment

Statues: an editorial response
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 00:44

Nature 549 334 doi: 10.1038/549334c Nature News & Comment

Statues that perpetuate lies should not stand
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 20:53

Monuments to the ‘father of gynaecology’ cannot be defended as historical documents because they hide grave injustices, says Harriet A. Washington...

CRISPR reveals genetic master switches behind butterfly wing patterns
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 10:44

One gene draws the lines while a second fills in the colours.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22628 Nature News & Comment

Limiting global warming to 1.5 °C may still be possible
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 06:46

Analysis suggests that researchers have underestimated how much carbon humanity can emit before reaching this level of warming.Nature News doi: 10.1...

Marine scientists allege Japan has blocked researchers from joining South Korean ship
  • Sun, 24 Sep 2017 00:47

Controversy over vessel's name may impede oceanographic collaboration.Nature 549 318 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22621 Nature News & Comment

The coded messenger
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 22:43

It's in your make-up.Nature 549 424 doi: 10.1038/549424a Nature News & Comment

Sea-level rise: No chaos in the satellite-data record
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 04:46

Nature 549 334 doi: 10.1038/549334d Nature News & Comment

Fiction: The science in Sherlock Holmes
  • Sat, 23 Sep 2017 00:48

Maria Konnikova detects the fictional sleuth's inner researcher, 130 years on from his 'birth'.Nature 549 332 doi: 10.1038/549332a Nature News & Comm...

Relativity: Final ascent of physics
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 20:47

Robert P. Crease applauds the third volume of a thrilling guide to a special pursuit.Nature 549 331 doi: 10.1038/549331a Nature News & Comment

Bring on the bodyNET
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 14:49

Stretchable sensors, circuits and batteries are about to change our relationships with electronics and each other, explain Bryant Chu and colleagues.N...

High-energy cosmic rays come from outside our Galaxy
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 10:44

Giant observatory announces long-awaited result.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22655 Nature News & Comment

Jellyfish caught snoozing give clues to origin of sleep
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 08:45

The brainless marine creatures are the simplest organisms known to seek slumber.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22654 Nature News & Comment

Fossilized poo reveals that vegetarian dinosaurs had a taste for crabs
  • Fri, 22 Sep 2017 02:45

Ancient crustaceans in dino dung from Utah illuminate herbivores’ broad diet.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22649 Nature News & Comment

United Kingdom sees dip in European research applications after Brexit vote
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 20:44

But overall data don't show a big impact on UK's involvement with European science.Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22624 Nature News & Comment

How the Internet of cells has biologists buzzing
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 16:44

Networks of nanotubes may allow cells to share everything from infections and cancer to dementia-linked proteins.Nature 549 322 doi: 10.1038/549322a ...

Sharks can live a lot longer than researchers realized
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 14:53

Errors in past studies could undermine conservation plans.Nature 549 316 doi: 10.1038/nature.2017.22626 Nature News & Comment

Snow leopards, ancient zero and Cassini’s big finish
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 12:46

The week in science: 15–21 September 2017.Nature 549 312 doi: 10.1038/549312a Nature News & Comment

Take stock of research ethics in human genome editing
  • Thu, 21 Sep 2017 08:47

Progress in the use of CRISPR–Cas9 for human germline editing highlights some pressing ethical considerations for research on embryos.Nature 549 307...

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