A London lab is deploying every technology it can to understand infant brains, and what happens when development goes awry.
Nature 527 22 doi: 10.1038/527022a
Technique kills infections hiding away inside mouse cells.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18696
Nature follows an expedition to study the fate of Antarctica's ice.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18707
Bizarre case study reports how cancerous cells came from a tapeworm infection.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18726
Study of 6,000 bird species shows why females sometimes evolve colourful feathers, but mostly don't.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18735
New prime minister Justin Trudeau gives research a higher profile.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18739
Scientists can educate policymakers on how to deal with the European refugee crisis — it's all about alleviating the pressure, says Len Fisher.
Nature 527 9 doi: 10.1038/527009a
US military research suggests that electrodes can compensate for damaged tissue.
Nature 527 15 doi: 10.1038/527015a
Fuelled by El Niño and land-management blunders, fires consume precious habitat.
Nature 527 18 doi: 10.1038/527018a
Chemists succeed at forecasting how complex molecules will assemble in 3D.
Nature 527 20 doi: 10.1038/527020a
Seven centuries ago, tens of thousands of people fled their homes in the American Southwest. Archaeologists are trying to work out why.
Nature 527 26 doi: 10.1038/527026a
Wheat DNA reported to be 8,000 years old lacks damage expected of its age, study contends.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18702
Computer simulations suggest that unstable ice at continent's edges eventually leads to metres of sea-level rise.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18688
European Commission hopes agreement will restore lost confidence.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18704
Semantic Scholar comes from centre backed by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18703
Large analysis finds that decades' worth of medical advice was misguided.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18678
US Department of Defense wants a low-cost way to place satellites in orbit.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18679
National science academies decry religious intolerance and government's perceived embrace of superstition.
Nature 527 20 doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18682
To celebrate Halloween, Nature brings you the undead results that physicists can neither prove — nor lay to rest.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18685
UN climate chief says that global-warming limit is unachievable without further action.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18693