A related vaccine is due to be tested in West Africa in 2015.
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As numbers of published articles rise, the scholarly review system must adapt to avoid unmanageable burdens and slipping standards, says Martijn Arns.
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US agencies propose expanded reporting of drug-test data.
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Local government’s closure of gift shop could doom Charles Darwin Foundation.
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NASA has 35 kilograms of plutonium-238 to power its deep-space missions — but that will not get it very far.
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Reprogrammed human and mouse cells offer way to identify new painkilling drugs.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16401
Rules aim to curb risks from increased traffic in Arctic and Antarctica.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16402
Director Jeremy Farrar on new plans to support more young scientists and ambitious projects, large and small.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16394
Underwater survey questions longstanding assumptions about ice surrounding continent.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16397
Donald Johanson reflects on the enduring charisma of the Australopithecus afarensis fossil he found 40 years ago.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16379
Pedestrians avoid bumping into each other by anticipating when their paths would collide.
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Bernard Bigot, the next director-general of ITER, plans to reform the decentralized structure of the project.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16396
Cold-tolerant crop enabled high-altitude agriculture some 3,600 years ago.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16382
The week in science: China and United States announce plans to cut emissions; European Commission scraps chief science adviser post; and pharma firm Actavis announces a US$66-billion takeover.
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Silence stifles progress, says Mark Yarborough. The scientific enterprise needs a transparent culture that actively finds and fixes problems.
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Crowdsourced disaster surveys strive for more reliability in online collaboration.
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Every year, the US government gives research institutions billions of dollars towards infrastructure and administrative support. A Nature investigation reveals who is benefiting most.
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The International Centre for Theoretical Physics was set up to seed science in the developing world; 100,000 researchers later, it is still growing.
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Ancient remedies and practices see a boost in government support, but evidence of their effectiveness is scarce.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16362
Individual bankers behave honestly — except when they think about their jobs.
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