A study clarifies when HIV entered the United States and dispels the myth that one man instigated the AIDS epidemic in North America.
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Wolbachia -infected mosquitoes will be widely deployed in two South American cities to combat viral infections.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20878
Joshua Gordon says that his focus at the National Institute of Mental Health will be on quick wins, brain circuits and mathematical rigour.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20893
In the final days before the US election, political leaders must speak out to boost confidence in the democratic process, says Andrew Daniller.
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Justin Trudeau draws praise for boosting budgets and unmuzzling scientists, but tough challenges lie ahead.
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Researchers sift through clues after Schiaparelli crash in hopes of averting mistakes in 2020 mission.
Nature 538 435 doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20861
Some autism symptoms reduced in children six years after their parents receive communications training.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20862
Protests over rising tuition fees have stopped classes, closed institutions and slowed research.
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Alex Bocharov explains why the company is hoping to build qubits out of particles that some scientists think might not even exist.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20774
NASA’s rebooted mission, K2, seeks out new worlds closely orbiting stars smaller than the Sun.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2016.20853
NASA’s New Horizons mission plumbs complex interplay between the dwarf planet's surface and its sky.
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