Multiple independent gene transfers gave fungi ability to colonize plant roots.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15496
High-profile reports claiming an easy way to create pluripotent cells were flawed, Nature announces.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15501
US funding agency disagreed with university’s assessment of potential threats.
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Research-agency staff protest over slashed spending and concerns about country’s future research capability.
Nature 511 14 doi: 10.1038/511014a
Legal challenge to transgenic crops has created a rift in the country’s scientific community.
Nature 511 16 doi: 10.1038/511016a
Misconduct case in stem-cell lab does not warrant the 'dismantling' of RIKEN CDB, observers say.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15482
Women account for half of qualified candidates but are outnumbered in labs led by top male academics.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15483
Pictures from the world of science, selected by Nature ’s art team.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15485
Better detection by the brain could explain why low-pitched notes carry the beat across musical cultures.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15481
Solution that protects rat livers from freezing could extend transplant window for human organs.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15465
Humans may have caused the species’s populations to grow huge as well as led to its demise.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15479
Exercise combined with visual stimulation helps to quickly restore vision in unused eye.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15476
A new run at the Large Hadron Collider in 2015 could open the door to new theories.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15478
Ethically controversial land deals could improve food shortages in poor countries.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15471
Ecological reef-building adaptation in skeletal animals appeared much earlier than previously thought.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15470
As the education gap between city and countryside widens, young people face an invisible barrier to scientific research, says Qiang Wang.
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