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Positive results spur race for Ebola vaccine

Mon, 12/08/2014 - 11:21am

With trials under way, scientists are working out how to give vaccines in affected regions.

Nature 516 15 doi: 10.1038/516015a

Climate tinkerers thrash out a plan

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 2:21pm

Geoengineers meet to work out what research is acceptable.

Nature 516 20 doi: 10.1038/516020a

Four UK hubs to make 'spooky' quantum physics useful

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:21pm

Universities of Birmingham, Glasgow, Oxford and York will lead efforts to develop  applications from environmental sensing to secure communications.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16426

Projects seek hidden effects of cancer drugs

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 12:21pm

Researchers gather data on innovative uses of cancer treatments.

Nature 516 21 doi: 10.1038/516021a

Nature promotes read-only sharing by subscribers

Fri, 12/05/2014 - 10:21am

Publisher permits subscribers and media to share read-only versions of its papers.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16460

European probe shoots down dark-matter claims

Thu, 12/04/2014 - 11:21am

Planck's four-year study of relic radiation also resolves other cosmological riddles.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16462

Ebola: An eyewitness account from Sierra Leone

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 5:21pm

Nature reports from the front line of the epidemic.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16463

Photons double up to make the invisible visible

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 4:21pm

People have infrared vision — and it could be the result of pairs of photons combining their energies to appear as one 'visible' photon.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16459

Natural gas: The fracking fallacy

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

The United States is banking on decades of abundant natural gas to power its economic resurgence. That may be wishful thinking.

Nature 516 28 doi: 10.1038/516028a

Homo erectus made world's oldest doodle 500,000 years ago

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

Shell markings are the oldest abstract signs ever discovered.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16477

Seven days: 28 November–4 December 2014

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

The week in science: Amazon deforestation dips; Polio vaccinators killed in Pakistan; and Iran gets new science minister.

Nature 516 12 doi: 10.1038/516012a

Rival species recast significance of ‘first bird’

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

Archaeopteryx ’s status is changing, but the animal is still key to the dinosaur–bird transition.

Nature 516 18 doi: 10.1038/516018a

NASA's deep-space crew capsule faces first big test

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

Orion will fly without astronauts for now, but may eventually ferry them to Mars.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16476

Physics: Quantum computer quest

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

After a 30-year struggle to harness quantum weirdness for computing, physicists finally have their goal in reach.

Nature 516 24 doi: 10.1038/516024a

Science should keep out of partisan politics

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

The Republican urge to cut funding is not necessarily anti-science, and the research community ought not to pick political sides, says Daniel Sarewitz.

Nature 516 9 doi: 10.1038/516009a

Positive results spur race for Ebola vaccine

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

With trials under way, scientists are working out how to give vaccines in affected regions.

Nature 516 15 doi: 10.1038/516015a

Climate tinkerers thrash out a plan

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

Geoengineers meet to work out what research is acceptable.

Nature 516 20 doi: 10.1038/516020a

Projects seek hidden effects of cancer drugs

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

Researchers gather data on innovative uses of cancer treatments.

Nature 516 21 doi: 10.1038/516021a

Four UK hubs to make 'spooky' quantum physics useful

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

Universities of Birmingham, Glasgow, Oxford and York will lead efforts to develop  applications from environmental sensing to secure communications.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16426

Nature makes all articles free to view

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 2:21pm

Publisher permits subscribers and media to share read-only versions of its papers.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16460