Acoustic metamaterial can sort sounds according to their direction.
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Astronomers fine-tune a data set stretching back four centuries.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18145
Two pieces of rock became one, but the details are still up for debate.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18150
Activist group compels records from 40 researchers at US public universities.
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To prevent future epidemics, a new international effort must boost West Africa’s scientific and public-health capacity, says Christian Bréchot.
Nature 524 7 doi: 10.1038/524007a
Protestors arrested in Hawaii; physicist accused of spying; chimpanzees are not legal persons.
Nature 524 10 doi: 10.1038/524010a
Physical oncologists complain that US National Cancer Institute programme has lost sight of its mission.
Nature 524 14 doi: 10.1038/524014a
Poorly designed studies leave future uncertain for sea dwellers.
Nature 524 18 doi: 10.1038/524018a
The world is ill-prepared for the next epidemic or pandemic. But the horror of the Ebola outbreak in West Africa may drive change.
Nature 524 22 doi: 10.1038/524022a
Thin films of copper and manganese made to behave like iron, cobalt or nickel.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18129
Rapid result has implications for outbreak preparedness as well as West Africa’s epidemic.
Nature 524 13 doi: 10.1038/524013a
Rapid alteration of gene pools could fight disease – and harm ecosystems.
Nature 524 16 doi: 10.1038/524016a
Slow, solid-state reactions used by lichens and Renaissance pigment-makers could help to make chemistry greener.
Nature 524 20 doi: 10.1038/524020a
Brazilian authorities are looking into whether the specimen was exported illegally.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18116
Demonstration over Thirty Meter Telescope comes after arrests near Mauna Kea construction site.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18125
The White House's latest action on climate change will cut greenhouse-gas output from the US electricity sector.
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