Five remarkable stars on the other side of our galaxy promise new insight into the outer reaches of our home turf.
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Pictures from the world of science, selected by Nature ’s art team.
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Two analyses suggest signal of Big Bang ripples announced in March was too weak to be significant.
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Males on two Hawaiian islands simultaneously went mute in just a few years to avoid parasite.
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Physicists raise the bar in race to find discrepancies between matter and antimatter.
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A plan for improved environmental protection is a good first step, but all levels of society will need to work together for it to succeed, says Hong Yang.
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The week in science: Germany announces research windfall; new crater is spotted on Mars; and Pfizer admits defeat in its pursuit of AstraZeneca.
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A concept developed for computer science could have a key role in fundamental physics — and point the way to a new understanding of space and time.
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Polluting biomass stoves, used by one-third of the global population, take a terrible toll. But efforts to clean them up are failing.
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Researchers plead for action against invasive amphibian already poisoning native species.
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Study pinpoints cells involved in coping with stress.
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