Scientists raise concerns about relocation of premier French research vineyard dubbed the ‘Louvre of vines’.
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A hard-won political victory for primate research is at risk of unravelling in pockets of Europe.
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Alpine bumblebees can hover at air pressures equivalent to 9,000-metre altitudes.
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High doses reduce chemotherapy side effects in humans and fight tumours in mice.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14673
Rapid brain-cell changes in animals kept in the dark give them better discrimination of sounds.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14677
US panels aim to set standards for crime labs.
Nature 506 13 doi: 10.1038/506013a
Immigration policies scare off foreign talent, warn critics.
Nature 506 14 doi: 10.1038/506014a
Competition and education needed to keep people engaged.
Nature 506 16 doi: 10.1038/506016a
Physicists look past graphene for atom-thick layers that could be switches in circuits.
Nature 506 19 doi: 10.1038/506019a
Winter sports face an uncertain future as the planet warms.
Nature 506 20 doi: 10.1038/506020a
Companies will pool data to identify promising targets for Alzheimer's, lupus and diabetes treatments.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14672
Researchers welcome easier access for harvesting content, but some spurn tight controls.
Nature 506 17 doi: 10.1038/506017a
Scholarly articles in digital forms overtook printed ones, but survey suggests increase in reading may have levelled off.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14658
Metagenomic survey reveals traces of pathogens and allergens in the city’s air.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14640
Milestone for targeted gene-editing technology promises better models for human diseases.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14611
Scientists begin to unravel how neurons recognize specific language sounds.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14620
Scientists criticize president of committee nominated to examine Italy's Stamina Foundation.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14613
Mice with human receptor for coronavirus provide a faster way to test vaccines.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.14634
The formation of the UN Scientific Advisory Board is an important step towards integrating global sustainability efforts, says Owen Gaffney.
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The week in science: Supernova sighted in nearby galaxy, new dolphin species discovered in Brazil, and China’s Moon rover in trouble.
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