Computational social scientist Sharad Goel studies the spread of memes such as #TheDress.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17046
Nobel laureate has led the National Cancer Institute since 2010.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17063
Se ha desentrañado el comportamiento de los agregados de células tumorales, con una mayor capacidad metastásica que las células individuales.
A 2.8-million-year-old mandible and a digital model of a key fossil paint a complicated picture of the genus Homo.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17039
Controversial European project plans to disband three-person executive committee after anger from neuroscientists.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17060
The week in science: China’s panda survey concerns experts; Russia finally agrees with US on the International Space Station’s timeline; and science world pays tribute to Leonard Nimoy.
Nature 519 10 doi: 10.1038/519010a
In large US survey, users of LSD and similar drugs were no more likely to have mental conditions than other respondents.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.16968
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Women are under-represented in physical sciences and in science in the developing world. Meet three who beat both sets of odds.
Nature 519 20 doi: 10.1038/519020a
One of the most devastating consequences of the Ebola outbreak will be its impact on maternal health.
Nature 519 24 doi: 10.1038/519024a
Emergence of politically sophisticated societies may be assisted by faith in supernatural spirits, but does not need "big God" religion.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17040
Parliamentary report urges stable funding for leading botanic garden hit by cash crisis.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17045
El tamaño del grupo de amigos influye en la cantidad de bebida alcohólica que consume una persona.
Nimble bots to go head-to-head for $2-million DARPA prize.
Nature 519 14 doi: 10.1038/519014a
Graziella Pellegrini explains the 25-year struggle to develop Holoclar, a treatment for blindness.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17022
Dawn mission spots mysterious bright spots on Solar System's largest asteroid, hinting at its watery history.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17038
The country’s shifting stance on genetic modification for crops needs the support of researchers to persuade a sceptical public, says Qiang Wang.
Nature 519 7 doi: 10.1038/519007a
Health-care workers struggle to help people who have been traumatized by the epidemic.
Nature 519 13 doi: 10.1038/519013a
Indonesia's population most at risk from eruptions.
Nature 519 16 doi: 10.1038/519016a
Environment agency review also charts gloomy news on biodiversity.
Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17021