Testing drugs in the middle of deadly disease outbreak is challenging but can be done.
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Studies of brewing weather event test understanding of past and future climate.
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Pictures from the world of science, selected by Nature ’s art team.
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Changes clarify procedures for telling participants in NIH-funded studies how their data might be used.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.15800
Criss-cross patterns deep in a Gibraltan cave suggest that the species had minds capable of abstract artistic expression.
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Analysis of galaxies shows local supercluster to be 100 times larger than previously thought.
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Magnetic detection method is more portable and less error-prone than conventional tests.
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Scientists, politicians and business leaders will discuss practicalities of a regional network.
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Lava flows from Bárðarbunga after nearly two weeks of seismic unrest.
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ZMapp is the first treatment to completely protect animals after they show symptoms of disease.
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Outbreak likely originated with a single animal-to-human transmission.
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New measurement points to possible error in ESA survey that could also affect the agency's new Gaia mission.
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Survey finds that ‘null results’ rarely see the light of the day.
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World Health Organization projects 20,000 cases and requests US$490 million to control West Africa outbreak.
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Techniques used in the US to treat symptoms and subdue the virus in patients could work overseas, Bruce Ribner says.
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The week in science: Botched launch for Europe’s GPS satellites; Iran’s science minister dismissed; and marmosets judged best model for MERS virus.
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Genetically modified eucalyptus could be a global test case.
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Race is on to record mountain biodiversity before it is lost.
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