Aftermath of hunger affects three generations in study of epigenetic changes.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15534
Study shows that about half of the animals' intellect is heritable.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15533
Implants to restore brain function lost to injury and disease win support from defence agency.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15537
Papers that plagiarize only text can still contribute to the literature, but any errors or omissions should be prominently corrected, says Praveen Chaddah.
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The week in science: NASA launches carbon-tracking satellite; European particle accelerators funded; and gloom over Caribbean coral reefs.
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From dogs to balloons, researchers are using unorthodox ways to find out where malaria vectors hide during a long dry season.
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Use of hypothermia in babies at risk of brain damage lessens risk of long-term disability.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15525
Sixty-year-old ampoule contains smallpox DNA, and it is unclear whether the virus is viable.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15526
Cosmic dust is crucial to the birth of stars and planets but why so much was present in the young Universe was a mystery.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15528
But ecologists worry that fast turnaround will do nothing to improve quality of assessments.
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Seismic project aims to reveal plumbing of Mount St Helens.
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Firms fight for the right to patent natural products and processes.
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Changes in scope and focus of European project anger factions of neuroscience community.
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Recent surge of small quakes in the state linked to injections at oil-drilling and fracking wells.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15512
As a much-hailed breakthrough in stem-cell science unravelled this year, many have been asking: ‘Where were the safeguards?’
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