Bacteria found on the Curiosity rover reveal the types of microorganisms that spacecraft carry.
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Scientists suspect a fast-acting wind-borne toxin underlies the childhood disease.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15252
Researchers will now be required to make papers free to read within one year of publication.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15255
Researchers image complete nervous system in real time.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15240
Correlation suggests answer to longstanding question about what triggers bolts.
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Unless a new patron emerges, HAARP will be dismantled in June.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15243
Cosmologist casts doubt on BICEP2's analysis of cosmic microwaves, but the team stands by its conclusions.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15248
Experiment with amputated limbs shows how motion of the arms is independent of central brain's control.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15204
Genetic signature from cave remains matches that of modern Native Americans.
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Several groups are working to bring back long-dead species, but these efforts could undo some hard-learned lessons, argues Ben Minteer.
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The week in science: Britain pledges to be more open about animal research; Stanford University axes coal-company investments; and Vermont passes GM-labelling law.
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A wave of anti-gay laws and homophobia in Africa is hampering efforts to study and curb the spread of HIV.
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The left-over radiation from the Big Bang has given up what may be its last great secret about the early Universe, but astronomers are determined to mine more from this primordial prize.
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‘Gargantuan gametes’ are oldest on record and have visible nuclei.
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Creature is first one found to have sex determined by RNA rather than proteins.
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