NASA’s MAVEN orbiter aims to unravel the mystery of the red planet’s missing atmosphere.
Nature 503 178 doi: 10.1038/503178a
Researchers seek to fend off restrictions on National Science Foundation grant programmes.
Nature 503 179 doi: 10.1038/503179a
A dedicated website for sharing biology papers before peer review leaves journals divided.
Nature 503 180 doi: 10.1038/503180a
Device that zaps neurons and monitors electrochemical changes could reveal secrets of deep-brain stimulation therapy.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14153
Archaeopteryx anatomy matches that of modern flightless birds.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14142
One-quarter of studies that meet commonly used statistical cutoff may be false.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14131
Bacteria in scent glands give information about hosts' species, sex and reproductive state.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14141
There is limited evidence that warming oceans could make superstorms more likely.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14139
Montreal Protocol helped to curb climate change and so did world wars and the Great Depression.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14134
Sunlight may have set space rock spinning at breakup speed.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14133
Method for predicting future h -index comes under fire.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14113
Study confirms that the Chilean left-wing poet had advanced prostate cancer when he died.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14136
Heat differences meant impacts left larger, shallower basins on the lunar surface that faces Earth.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14106
Permanently linked lovers suggest species' mating technique has remained unchanged for millennia.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14118
A protein naturally expressed in embryos boosts repair capacity in adult tissues.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14128
Investigation claims evidence of polonium poisoning in death of Palestinian leader but draws no certain conclusions.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.14130
Exposure therapy helps some people affected by compulsive washing, but often the contaminant is intangible, says Stanley Rachman.
Nature 503 7 doi: 10.1038/503007a
The week in science: India launches its first spacecraft to Mars, a new dolphin species is reported, and a rare hybrid eclipse wows sky-watchers.
Nature 503 10 doi: 10.1038/503010a
Despite political challenges, engineered primates could be better disease models than mice.
Nature 503 14 doi: 10.1038/503014a
Technologies that probe neural circuitry could greatly advance the study of human cognition.
Nature 503 21 doi: 10.1038/503021a