Contenders for 2021 launch include telescope exploring ‘Dark Ages’ of the Universe.
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Ebola vaccines have little in the way of commercial markets, so the risks should be shared between governments and industry, says Seth Berkley.
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The week in science: Carbon dioxide emissions stall; lapses in hygiene practices at biosafety lab; and vaccine advice on rare meningitis W.
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Researchers disagree over whether making heritable changes to human genes crosses a line.
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Short-sightedness is reaching epidemic proportions. Some scientists think they have found a reason why.
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Mudskipper feeding system offers an explanation for how early animals adapted to land.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17123
Finest-scale DNA survey of any country reveals historical migrations.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17136
Analysis using ancient collagen protein could permit study of fossils older than DNA allows.
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Nobel laureate Venkatraman Ramakrishnan will replace Paul Nurse in December.
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MAVEN spacecraft discovers surprises in the planet's upper atmosphere.
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Researchers will score more-powerful varieties of the drug courtesy of the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
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Astronomers ask federal government to honour promise for Thirty Meter Telescope.
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Letter from scientists questions commercially driven funding decisions.
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Daniel Pauly is sounding the alarm over global fish harvests, but others think he is making too much noise.
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Solid objects can be printed from liquid resin in mere minutes.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17122
Government backs down on threat to infrastructure funding.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17135
Early data from Dawn spacecraft could clear up mystery about dwarf planet.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17139
US planetary scientists dream up voyages of discovery, from Venus mappers to asteroid tours.
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In its final weeks, the MESSENGER mission reveals fresh details about the planet's scorched surface.
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Altering the timing of a decision on the basis of gaze manipulates choices.
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