Researchers have big hopes for Kirsty Duncan, the country’s newly appointed scientist-turned-science minister.
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Space missions, carbon capture and gravitational waves are set to shape the year.
Nature 529 14 doi: 10.1038/529014a
Strong genomics record bodes well but a shortage of doctors could pose a hurdle.
Nature 529 9 doi: 10.1038/529009a
Fabiola Gianotti talks to Nature ahead of taking the helm at Europe's particle-physics laboratory on 1 January.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19040
Leak in French-built seismometer cannot be repaired in time.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19082
Peer-review platforms built around online pre-print repositories spread to astrophysics.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19102
Rather than relying on far-off negative-emissions technologies, Paris needed to deliver a low-carbon road map for today, argues Kevin Anderson.
Nature 528 437 doi: 10.1038/528437a
A ‘last resort’ drug to which bacteria are rapidly developing resistance is not quite the end of the antibiotic line.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19037
Prosecutors accuse researchers of spreading disease and order a halt to the culling of infected trees.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19078
University also reveals internal correspondence and other documents related to complaints against former professor Geoffrey Marcy.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19068
Legislative action advances first major regulatory update in almost four decades.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.18127
Test your knowledge of the year in science.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19042
Late spending bill gives the NIH and several other research agencies healthy increases.
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Explosion occurred in chemistry building on Beijing campus.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19066
Gene-editing, climate change and Pluto are among the year’s top stories.
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From Pluto to viral structures, this year produced an array of dazzling pictures.
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A selection of the best and most popular long reads from Nature this year.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19008
Our editors' pick of this year’s most influential expert opinions.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.19010
Highlights of the correspondence we received from readers in 2015.
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