Endangered bog turtles exempt from common rule for species survival.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12573
Scientists' activities on King George Island could harm the environment they are trying to study.
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New bacterial species not just contamination.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12578
WISE satellite spots brown dwarfs.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12592
Curiosity discovers water-borne minerals in first drill-sample analysis.
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Herschel space observatory nears its end after unravelling star formation and tracking dust from supernovae.
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Researchers discover how transmissible facial cancer hides from the immune system.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12576
Scans suggest that there’s more to heart disease than a modern diet.
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Models predict that forests such as the Amazon will keep carbon locked up until 2100.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12570
High failure rate of front-line therapy puts eradication campaign at risk.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12553
Former head of Indian Council of Medical Research is avoiding arrest but denies wrongdoing.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12554
Naturally occurring topological insulator is cleaner than synthetic samples.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12569
Evidence found for resveratrol’s mechanism of action.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12563
Planet is set to get hotter than at any time since last ice age by end of century.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12564
A new study shows immense increases in shipping are likely over the North Pole and Arctic Ocean in the coming years, alerting scientists who study invasive species.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12566
The United States must not follow through with its plans to scale back its Federal Emergency Management Agency, argues Donald Moynihan.
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The week in science: ‘Sequester’ cuts hit US science; health report from Fukushima; and infant cured of HIV.
Nature 495 10 doi: 10.1038/495010a
Biologists track species on flotsam from Japan to US shores.
Nature 495 13 doi: 10.1038/495013a
Critics fear that a proposed megaproject could crowd out other biological research.
Nature 495 19 doi: 10.1038/495019a
Materials that flip from insulator to conductor could make energy-efficient transistors.
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