High-resolution portrait of Andromeda reveals patterns of star formation.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16656
Change to law allows people to relinquish their degrees without an investigation.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16666
The country’s premier science-funding agency reports fewer offences than in previous years, but some say ethics problem is still 'rampant'.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16645
Investigation confirms STAP cells were contaminated, but mystery still surrounds original results.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16648
A Guinean child who played with bats residing in a hollow tree later became the first known victim in the West African outbreak.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16651
Nature looks at what the New Year holds for science.
Nature 517 10 doi: 10.1038/517010a
From Gradzilla to coffee consumption: the research enterprise quantified for the year to come.
Nature 517 12 doi: 10.1038/517012a
Website where scientists flock to upload manuscripts before peer review has doubled its holdings in six years.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16643
Mass drug distribution intended to reduce cases with Ebola-like symptoms.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16644
Water is becoming more scarce as populations increase, potentially leading to conflict. The age of hydro-diplomacy is upon us, says Jan Eliasson.
Nature 517 6 doi: 10.1038/517006a
Researchers aim to set aside differences in search for life on distant spheres.
Nature 517 8 doi: 10.1038/517008a
Super-pressure technology could keep γ-ray telescope aloft for 100 days or more around Antarctica.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16642
Scientists call for independent environmental assessment.
Nature 517 7 doi: 10.1038/517007a
A feat achieved for the first time in humans could be a step towards a cure for infertility.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16636
Convalescent plasma therapy is trialled to fight Ebola, but could also be used for new and emerging pathogens.
Nature 517 9 doi: 10.1038/517009a
Top medical journals filter out poor papers but often reject future citation champions.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16629
Footage from German and Italian labs makes its way to television reports.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16637
Haruko Obokata caused a sensation earlier this year with papers, now discredited, that claimed a simple method for creating stem cells.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16631
An investigation into some scientific papers finds worrying irregularities.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16635
Test your knowledge of the year in science.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16555