Underwater survey questions longstanding assumptions about ice surrounding continent.
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Donald Johanson reflects on the enduring charisma of the Australopithecus afarensis fossil he found 40 years ago.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16379
Pedestrians avoid bumping into each other by anticipating when their paths would collide.
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Bernard Bigot, the next director-general of ITER, plans to reform the decentralized structure of the project.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16396
Cold-tolerant crop enabled high-altitude agriculture some 3,600 years ago.
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The week in science: China and United States announce plans to cut emissions; European Commission scraps chief science adviser post; and pharma firm Actavis announces a US$66-billion takeover.
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Silence stifles progress, says Mark Yarborough. The scientific enterprise needs a transparent culture that actively finds and fixes problems.
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Crowdsourced disaster surveys strive for more reliability in online collaboration.
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Every year, the US government gives research institutions billions of dollars towards infrastructure and administrative support. A Nature investigation reveals who is benefiting most.
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The International Centre for Theoretical Physics was set up to seed science in the developing world; 100,000 researchers later, it is still growing.
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Ancient remedies and practices see a boost in government support, but evidence of their effectiveness is scarce.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16362
Individual bankers behave honestly — except when they think about their jobs.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16380
Celebrity-backed lander aims to drill the lunar south pole within a decade.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16378
Proposed regulations would close loopholes that allow researchers to hide negative data.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16390
Disease sites targeted in assembly of more-complete version of the human genome sequence.
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Comet lander is now hibernating, but has already altered our understanding of these objects.
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Circuits that respond to addiction and terror are modelled in three dimensions.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16365
Representative Rush Holt on science in Congress: “There are some real frustrations.”
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Impact of the viruses will be felt mostly by farmers.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16367
DNA analyses link outbreak along North America's Pacific Coast to a densovirus.
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