Winner's descendants could scoop hundreds of millions of dollars by the middle of next century.
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Threatened forest icon may be a hybrid of two extinct species.
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The enigmatic object travels an orbit that reaches well beyond Pluto.
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Schiaparelli touchdown would be ESA's first success on the red planet.
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Breakthrough raises call for debate over prospect of artificial human eggs.
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Use of heat-trapping hydrofluorocarbons to be cut sharply under ozone treaty.
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Team of leading biologist Olivier Voinnet chalks up eighth retraction.
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The new estimate could help astronomers better understand how galaxies form and grow.
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Two former workers say that they were treated unfairly on the basis of age and disability.
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Uncertain government funding drives effort to beef up private support for research.
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More-advanced implants will be needed to restore full sensation throughout the body.
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Researchers at odds in head-to-head press briefing.
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DeepMind’s latest technique uses external memory to solve tasks that require logic and reasoning — a step toward more human-like AI.
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The week in science: 7–13 October 2016.
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Why many ‘deadly’ gene mutations are turning out to be harmless.
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As the first T-cell therapies for tumours near US approval, researchers race to engineer less-toxic alternatives.
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Studies in mice highlight the promises — and challenges — of CRISPR–Cas9 gene editing.
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Hundreds of fresh impact craters hint at possible dangers for future lunar bases.
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Archives reveal the most-nominated researchers who missed out on a Nobel Prize.
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CITES conference hailed as a “game changer” for vulnerable species.
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