A wave of innovative flat materials is following in the wake of graphene — but the most exciting applications could come from stacking them into 3D devices.
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Theorists argue that warped space-time prevents quantum superpositions of large-scale objects.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17773
Seasoned politician Thierry Mandon appointed after three months with no one in the post.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17781
Findings could help researchers to target the neural mechanisms behind depression.
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Comet lander has enough power to do experiments but needs a better communications link.
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Researchers hope that a more pluralistic parliament will put an end to interference and slipping standards.
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Proposed updates to national-security regulations would restrict collaboration with foreign scientists and industry.
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Microbiologists are finding new ways to explore the vast universe of unknown microbes in the hunt for antibiotics.
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The Pope warns of “grave consequences” from unchecked warming.
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Experiment that once claimed faster-than-light observation achieves its original goal.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17777
Swings between wet and dry conditions confined large dinosaurs to the poles for millions of years.
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European Commission's former chief scientific adviser, Anne Glover, also among those honoured by the Queen.
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Scientists hopeful as historic space probe sends signals to Earth, ending seven months of silence.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17756
Development of anxiety and fear alleviated by manipulating immune system in rodents.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17746
Jana Christopher discusses her job as a data integrity analyst at EMBO Press.
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Glinting pixels on comet surface raise hopes of finding hibernating Philae probe.
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The decision will prohibit most research on captive animals.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17755
Monitoring rock movement could help to prevent seismic activity caused by energy exploration.
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Researchers hope to show whether human eye can detect a single photon — and its superposition.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17731
Sally Rockey, known for her popular blog, will head a foundation that supports agricultural research.
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