Crustaceans at depths of 10,000 metres contain higher concentrations of chemicals than do some animals in coastal waters.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20118
Study of 44 ancient Middle Eastern genomes supports idea of independent farming revolutions in the Fertile Crescent.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20119
Florida repository of marine sediments dates back to early days of US polar exploration.
Nature 534 448 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20096
Staff at Canadian university given little guidance on how to mitigate future problems.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20111
Neil Johnson explains what he learned when his team analysed nearly 200 pro-ISIS online communities.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20112
LIGO spots another gravitational wave; increasing light pollution on Earth obscures the Milky Way; and moose develop infectious prion disease in Norway.
Nature 534 300 doi: 10.1038/534300a
Economists, investors and medical insurers can’t figure out how to pay for cutting-edge drugs.
Nature 534 305 doi: 10.1038/534305a
Nature examines five core ways that the European Union shapes the course of research.
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Induced pluripotent stem cells were supposed to herald a medical revolution. But ten years after their discovery, they are transforming biological research instead.
Nature 534 310 doi: 10.1038/534310a
Widespread bleaching gives scientists new urgency to avert decline of key ocean ecosystems.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20080
After historic first discovery last September, twin observatories detected gravitational waves again on Boxing Day.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20093
Wildfires such as those that hit Canada last month are a growing worry, writes Marc-André Parisien, but risk-assessment models can limit future damage.
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Faced with skyrocketing costs for developing new drugs, researchers are looking at ways to repurpose older ones — and even some that failed in initial trials.
Nature 534 314 doi: 10.1038/534314a
Firms chase a new breed of advanced veterinary care, from antibodies to cell therapies.
Nature 534 303 doi: 10.1038/534303a
Researchers tease out different definitions of a crucial scientific term.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20076
Defence ministry says army needs more recruits because of country's low-birth rate.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20077
Tracking space rocks that reach Earth will give insight into the early Solar System.
Nature 534 304 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20070
But politicians say that restoring a stand-alone science ministry is unlikely.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20071
The spiny mouse could one day aid studies of women's reproductive problems.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20072
The fast-moving field of gene-drive research provides an opportunity to rewrite the rules of the science, says Kevin Esvelt.
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