Thriving microbial communities found in tar lake suggest new approach to break down oil spills.
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Robot begins as a flat sheet and uses heat to get into shape.
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The next research commissioner for the European Union will need the drive and confidence to clear a daunting in-tray, argues Colin Macilwain.
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Leading directory tightens listing criteria to weed out rogue journals.
Nature 512 17 doi: 10.1038/512017a
Immunization against pneumococcus in Africa also reduces levels of antibiotic resistance.
Nature 512 14 doi: 10.1038/512014a
PCORI clinical-research initiative will collect information on some 30 million people.
Nature 512 18 doi: 10.1038/512018a
The race is on to build a machine that can synthesize any organic compound. It could transform chemistry.
Nature 512 20 doi: 10.1038/512020a
Pollution may soon overwhelm deep seas' ability to sequester mercury.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15680
European Space Agency's comet-chasing mission arrives after 10-year journey.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15681
The week in science: Death of top Japanese stem-cell scientist; instruments picked for Mars rover; and drought tightens grip on California.
Nature 512 10 doi: 10.1038/512010a
Close approach and violent interaction of stars in η Carinae system will provide rare insight into stellar enigma.
Nature 512 13 doi: 10.1038/512013a
Proposed solution to Navier–Stokes equations, used to model fluids, is wrong.
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