Defensive electrocution added to annals of electric fish behaviour.
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Molten rock accumulates in a magma chamber outside the North Island’s main volcanoes.
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Cutting tool could be used to study RNA's role in disease.
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Government can't say how many policy studies it paid for or published, report reveals.
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Man's best friend may have been domesticated twice — at different sites.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20027
Some admire project's ambition; others say that it hasn't justified its aims.
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The establishment of an agency in Indonesia that will support 'frontier research' is a welcome development, argues Dyna Rochmyaningsih.
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Good grades for international nuclear-fusion project; EU ministers lend support to open-access movement; and US study raises doubts about mobile-phone safety.
Nature 534 10 doi: 10.1038/534010a
Biology's big funders announce investment will continue to 2022.
Nature 534 14 doi: 10.1038/534014a
Launch in July will test new way to explore the Solar System — and beyond.
Nature 534 15 doi: 10.1038/534015a
The Asian nation is spending big in the hope of winning a Nobel prize, but it will need more than cash to realize its ambitions.
Nature 534 20 doi: 10.1038/534020a
Gold-mining boom in southeastern Amazon is driving high levels of mercury contamination.
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Satellites and research aeroplanes could offer a better, broader view of coral health.
Nature 534 13 doi: 10.1038/534013a
Mathematician Lydia Bourouiba uses high-speed video to break down the anatomy of sneezes and coughs — and to understand infectious disease.
Nature 534 24 doi: 10.1038/534024a
A computer cracks the Boolean Pythagorean triples problem — but is it really maths?
Nature 534 17 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.19990
The Department of Energy says the US should fund ITER until 2018, and then re-evaluate its progress.
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Pressure from the public could force firms to develop new drugs that treat resistant infections, says Carlos Amábile-Cuevas.
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Pandemic war chest unveiled for developing countries; India launches space shuttle; and US National Football League criticized over health-funding pressure.
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Survey sheds light on the ‘crisis’ rocking research.
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Space agencies envisage system of probes to track whether countries are achieving emissions goals.
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