Bacterium helps to regulate metabolism in mice.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12975
Comparison between hominins suggests modern middle-ear bones evolved early.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12976
Controlled explosions could aid monitoring of active eruptions.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12970
Funding goal for 2020 revised from 3% of GDP to 2%, and state share will be cut.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12964
Protein relieves age-related stiffening and thickening of cardiac muscle.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12971
Critics say clinical manual unfit for mental-health research.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12972
Researchers braced for budget cuts.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12934
Merging the information of two photons could boost quantum-optical technologies.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12942
Researchers harness bacteria to cripple insects that transmit disease.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12962
Chemical fingerprints of lunar rocks suggest both bodies already had their water at birth.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2013.12963
The country's air-pollution crisis offers a lesson in the power of civil society, says Qiang Wang.
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