Why fossil fuel subsidies are so hard to kill

Why fossil fuel subsidies are so hard to kill Nature, Published online: 20 October 2021;…

Before making a mammoth, ask the public

Before making a mammoth, ask the public Nature, Published online: 20 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02844-5 I…

The broken $100-billion promise of climate finance — and how to fix it

The broken 0-billion promise of climate finance — and how to fix it Nature, Published…

Young people will be key to climate justice at COP26

Young people will be key to climate justice at COP26 Nature, Published online: 20 October…

Viral filter, outbreak investigation reboot and the Economics Nobel

Viral filter, outbreak investigation reboot and the Economics Nobel Nature, Published online: 20 October 2021;…

Hybrid immunity improves B cells and antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 variants

Hybrid immunity improves B cells and antibodies against SARS-CoV-2 variants Nature, Published online: 20 October…

The lesson of talk over tea and cakes? Local research matters

The lesson of talk over tea and cakes? Local research matters Nature, Published online: 19…

Countries of the Indo-Gangetic Plain must unite against air pollution

Countries of the Indo-Gangetic Plain must unite against air pollution Nature, Published online: 19 October…

How three refugee scientists kept their research hopes alive

How three refugee scientists kept their research hopes alive Nature, Published online: 19 October 2021;…

Synthetic biology — a call to meddle better

Synthetic biology — a call to meddle better Nature, Published online: 19 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02848-1…

Rhinoceros genomes uncover family secrets

Rhinoceros genomes uncover family secrets Nature, Published online: 19 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02777-z Genomes from living…

Untwisted trilayer graphene hosts superconductivity and magnetism

Untwisted trilayer graphene hosts superconductivity and magnetism Nature, Published online: 19 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02773-3 Superconductivity…

COVID, racism, China: three tests for the next NIH leader

COVID, racism, China: three tests for the next NIH leader Nature, Published online: 19 October…

Attempt to charge Mexican scientists with ‘organized crime’ prompts international outcry

Attempt to charge Mexican scientists with ‘organized crime’ prompts international outcry Nature, Published online: 19…

A dry lunar mantle reservoir for young mare basalts of Chang’E-5

A dry lunar mantle reservoir for young mare basalts of Chang’E-5 Nature, Published online: 19…

Credit local authors fairly on international research papers

Credit local authors fairly on international research papers Nature, Published online: 19 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02831-w…

How cigarettes became a civil-rights issue

How cigarettes became a civil-rights issue Nature, Published online: 18 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02849-0 Tobacco companies…

Saving hawksbill sea turtles from rats, cats and Hurricane Ida

Saving hawksbill sea turtles from rats, cats and Hurricane Ida Nature, Published online: 18 October…

Climate change means thin ice for lakes worldwide

Climate change means thin ice for lakes worldwide Nature, Published online: 18 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02819-6…

Exome sequencing and analysis of 454,787 UK Biobank participants

Exome sequencing and analysis of 454,787 UK Biobank participants Nature, Published online: 18 October 2021;…

How ancient reptiles were streamlined for flight

How ancient reptiles were streamlined for flight Nature, Published online: 18 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02822-x Pterosaurs,…

Scientists under attack and weird viruses — the week in infographics

Scientists under attack and weird viruses — the week in infographics Nature, Published online: 15…

A thousand words, unspoken

A thousand words, unspoken Nature, Published online: 15 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02767-1 Memories are made of…

Our enormous fish catches have skewed ocean chemistry

Our enormous fish catches have skewed ocean chemistry Nature, Published online: 15 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02801-2…

Climate lessons from COVID, and the end of paperwork: Books in brief

Climate lessons from COVID, and the end of paperwork: Books in brief Nature, Published online:…

Physicists make most precise measurement ever of neutron’s lifetime

Physicists make most precise measurement ever of neutron’s lifetime Nature, Published online: 15 October 2021;…

How I wrote a pop-science book

How I wrote a pop-science book Nature, Published online: 15 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02835-6 Much of…

Daily briefing: The puzzle of COVID super-immunity

Daily briefing: The puzzle of COVID super-immunity Nature, Published online: 15 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02841-8 Why…

Finicky no more: ancient snakes ate their way to success

Finicky no more: ancient snakes ate their way to success Nature, Published online: 14 October…

China’s COVID vaccines have been crucial — now immunity is waning

China’s COVID vaccines have been crucial — now immunity is waning Nature, Published online: 14…

How to keep the scientific-mentoring magic alive

How to keep the scientific-mentoring magic alive Nature, Published online: 14 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02798-8 Some…

Author Correction: Structural basis of ketamine action on human NMDA receptors

Author Correction: Structural basis of ketamine action on human NMDA receptors Nature, Published online: 14…

COVID super-immunity: one of the pandemic’s great puzzles

COVID super-immunity: one of the pandemic’s great puzzles Nature, Published online: 14 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02795-x…

Molecules that see the light embark on an epic trip

Molecules that see the light embark on an epic trip Nature, Published online: 14 October…

Genomic reconstruction of the SARS-CoV-2 epidemic in England

Genomic reconstruction of the SARS-CoV-2 epidemic in England Nature, Published online: 14 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-04069-y…

First mission to Jupiter’s asteroids could reveal Solar System origins

First mission to Jupiter’s asteroids could reveal Solar System origins Nature, Published online: 14 October…

Systems-level effects of allosteric perturbations to a model molecular switch

Systems-level effects of allosteric perturbations to a model molecular switch Nature, Published online: 13 October…

Estimating a social cost of carbon for global energy consumption

Estimating a social cost of carbon for global energy consumption Nature, Published online: 13 October…

A Jovian analogue orbiting a white dwarf star

A Jovian analogue orbiting a white dwarf star Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03869-6…

Structure of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus in complex with the LDLRAD3 receptor

Structure of Venezuelan equine encephalitis virus in complex with the LDLRAD3 receptor Nature, Published online:…

Leprosy in wild chimpanzees

Leprosy in wild chimpanzees Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03968-4 Monitoring of western chimpanzee…

Neural control of affiliative touch in prosocial interaction

Neural control of affiliative touch in prosocial interaction Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03962-w…

A neuroanatomical basis for electroacupuncture to drive the vagal–adrenal axis

A neuroanatomical basis for electroacupuncture to drive the vagal–adrenal axis Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021;…

Nobel-prizewinning ‘natural experiments’ approach made economics more robust, say researchers

Nobel-prizewinning ‘natural experiments’ approach made economics more robust, say researchers Nature, Published online: 13 October…

Opioid peptide signal in the brain makes mice hungrier for reward

Opioid peptide signal in the brain makes mice hungrier for reward Nature, Published online: 13…

Vaccines and Delta, Moon volcanism and an NIH departure

Vaccines and Delta, Moon volcanism and an NIH departure Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021;…

Mutant clones in normal epithelium outcompete and eliminate emerging tumours

Mutant clones in normal epithelium outcompete and eliminate emerging tumours Nature, Published online: 13 October…

Path correction

Path correction Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02765-3 In the midst of chaos. Source:…

Burnt seeds show use of tobacco goes back 12,000 years

Burnt seeds show use of tobacco goes back 12,000 years Nature, Published online: 13 October…

How AI is helping the natural sciences

How AI is helping the natural sciences Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02762-6 Collaborations…

Structural basis of cytokine-mediated activation of ALK family receptors

Structural basis of cytokine-mediated activation of ALK family receptors Nature, Published online: 13 October 2021;…

Keep online option at conferences — it makes them more inclusive

Keep online option at conferences — it makes them more inclusive Nature, Published online: 12…

Anthropocene event idea is empowering

Anthropocene event idea is empowering Nature, Published online: 12 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02753-7 Anthropocene event idea…

Why no mention of overpopulation in talk of food systems?

Why no mention of overpopulation in talk of food systems? Nature, Published online: 12 October…

Recognize 727 UNESCO Biosphere Reserves for biodiversity COP15

Recognize 727 UNESCO Biosphere Reserves for biodiversity COP15 Nature, Published online: 12 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02750-w…

Make electric vehicles lighter to maximize climate and safety benefits

Make electric vehicles lighter to maximize climate and safety benefits Nature, Published online: 12 October…

Publisher Correction: Demonstration of reduced neoclassical energy transport in Wendelstein 7-X

Publisher Correction: Demonstration of reduced neoclassical energy transport in Wendelstein 7-X Nature, Published online: 12…

COVID lesson: trust the public with hard truths

COVID lesson: trust the public with hard truths Nature, Published online: 12 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02758-2…

Daily briefing: Electric vehicles must get lighter

Daily briefing: Electric vehicles must get lighter Nature, Published online: 12 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02803-0 Tax…

Physicists ‘listen’ to sounds in a fluid of light

Physicists ‘listen’ to sounds in a fluid of light Nature, Published online: 11 October 2021;…

Impact of circulating SARS-CoV-2 variants on mRNA vaccine-induced immunity

Impact of circulating SARS-CoV-2 variants on mRNA vaccine-induced immunity Nature, Published online: 11 October 2021;…

Serving science and the Church as the Pope’s astronomer

Serving science and the Church as the Pope’s astronomer Nature, Published online: 11 October 2021;…

Cold-war spy pictures reveal a Soviet nuclear ‘cloud generator’

Cold-war spy pictures reveal a Soviet nuclear ‘cloud generator’ Nature, Published online: 11 October 2021;…

Heart-inflammation risk from Pfizer COVID vaccine is very low

Heart-inflammation risk from Pfizer COVID vaccine is very low Nature, Published online: 08 October 2021;…

Scientists welcome malaria vaccine approval, but nod to tough road ahead

Scientists welcome malaria vaccine approval, but nod to tough road ahead Nature, Published online: 08…

Eight career tips from Nobel Laureates

Eight career tips from Nobel Laureates Nature, Published online: 08 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02772-4 Stefano Sandrone’s…

Friendship and other anomalous results

Friendship and other anomalous results Nature, Published online: 08 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02763-5 It’s no joke. …

Vanishing rainforest and how to catalogue brain cells — the week in infographics

Vanishing rainforest and how to catalogue brain cells — the week in infographics Nature, Published…

Researchers voice dismay at all-male science Nobels

Researchers voice dismay at all-male science Nobels Nature, Published online: 08 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02782-2 All…

The wearable device that could help to detect cancer

The wearable device that could help to detect cancer Nature, Published online: 08 October 2021;…

Author Correction: A molecular single-cell lung atlas of lethal COVID-19

Author Correction: A molecular single-cell lung atlas of lethal COVID-19 Nature, Published online: 08 October…

Publisher Correction: Dysregulation of brain and choroid plexus cell types in severe COVID-19

Publisher Correction: Dysregulation of brain and choroid plexus cell types in severe COVID-19 Nature, Published…

Daily briefing: Why COVID science didn’t win a Nobel

Daily briefing: Why COVID science didn’t win a Nobel Nature, Published online: 08 October 2021;…

Why easing COVID restrictions could prompt a fierce flu rebound

Why easing COVID restrictions could prompt a fierce flu rebound Nature, Published online: 07 October…

Floods once lashed the Martian lake where NASA’s rover roams

Floods once lashed the Martian lake where NASA’s rover roams Nature, Published online: 07 October…

Climate change, science and COP26: have your say

Climate change, science and COP26: have your say Nature, Published online: 07 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02746-6…

Why COVID vaccines didn’t win a science Nobel this year

Why COVID vaccines didn’t win a science Nobel this year Nature, Published online: 07 October…

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 receptor binding domain antibody evolution after mRNA vaccination

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 receptor binding domain antibody evolution after mRNA vaccination Nature, Published online: 07 October 2021;…

Young people’s mental health is finally getting the attention it needs

Young people’s mental health is finally getting the attention it needs Nature, Published online: 07…

China's Moon trip reveals surprisingly recent volcanic activity

China’s Moon trip reveals surprisingly recent volcanic activity Nature, Published online: 07 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02744-8…

Seams

Seams Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02698-x Making connections. Source: Nature

Head of Wellcome-funded Malawi health project investigated for bullying

Head of Wellcome-funded Malawi health project investigated for bullying Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021;…

A multimodal cell census and atlas of the mammalian primary motor cortex

A multimodal cell census and atlas of the mammalian primary motor cortex Nature, Published online:…

A pan-serotype dengue virus inhibitor targeting the NS3–NS4B interaction

A pan-serotype dengue virus inhibitor targeting the NS3–NS4B interaction Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03990-6 The…

Neuroscientists make strides towards deciphering the human brain

Neuroscientists make strides towards deciphering the human brain Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02660-x…

Human neocortical expansion involves glutamatergic neuron diversification

Human neocortical expansion involves glutamatergic neuron diversification Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03813-8 Combined…

The many mentoring types explained

The many mentoring types explained Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02730-0 Reverse mentoring, peer-to-peer,…

Bacteria recycle tumour waste to fuel immune cells

Bacteria recycle tumour waste to fuel immune cells Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02639-8…

How the world’s biggest brain maps could transform neuroscience

How the world’s biggest brain maps could transform neuroscience Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021;…

Isoform cell-type specificity in the mouse primary motor cortex

Isoform cell-type specificity in the mouse primary motor cortex Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021;…

Hemispheric black carbon increase after the 13th-century Māori arrival in New Zealand

Hemispheric black carbon increase after the 13th-century Māori arrival in New Zealand Nature, Published online:…

A step towards therapeutics for dengue

A step towards therapeutics for dengue Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02638-9 Finding a…

Francis Collins to step down at NIH: scientists assess his legacy

Francis Collins to step down at NIH: scientists assess his legacy Nature, Published online: 06…

Doctored research images, Arctic sea ice and Germany’s climate policy

Doctored research images, Arctic sea ice and Germany’s climate policy Nature, Published online: 06 October…

Quantum anomalous Hall octet driven by orbital magnetism in bilayer graphene

Quantum anomalous Hall octet driven by orbital magnetism in bilayer graphene Nature, Published online: 06…

Geoscience agency faces trial following deadly volcanic eruption

Geoscience agency faces trial following deadly volcanic eruption Nature, Published online: 06 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02658-5…

COVID vaccines cut the risk of transmitting Delta — but not for long

COVID vaccines cut the risk of transmitting Delta — but not for long Nature, Published…

Sports concussions: sex differences in outcome are not a biological given

Sports concussions: sex differences in outcome are not a biological given Nature, Published online: 05…

Deploy heat officers, policies and metrics

Deploy heat officers, policies and metrics Nature, Published online: 05 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02677-2 Cities need…

Poor planning compounded European flooding catastrophes

Poor planning compounded European flooding catastrophes Nature, Published online: 05 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02712-2 Poor planning…

Remembering a giant of chemical crystallography

Remembering a giant of chemical crystallography Nature, Published online: 05 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02711-3 Remembering a…

Fund natural-history museums, not de-extinction

Fund natural-history museums, not de-extinction Nature, Published online: 05 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02710-4 Fund natural-history museums,…

COVID’s lessons for climate, sustainability and more from Our World in Data

COVID’s lessons for climate, sustainability and more from Our World in Data Nature, Published online:…

Reboot AI with human values

Reboot AI with human values Nature, Published online: 05 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02693-2 A former head…

Climate modellers and theorist of complex systems share physics Nobel

Climate modellers and theorist of complex systems share physics Nobel Nature, Published online: 05 October…

A model for diversifying faculty recruitment

A model for diversifying faculty recruitment Nature, Published online: 05 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02726-w When junior…

Deal-making in the early Universe: galaxies merged to grow

Deal-making in the early Universe: galaxies merged to grow Nature, Published online: 05 October 2021;…

Fault-tolerant control of an error-corrected qubit

Fault-tolerant control of an error-corrected qubit Nature, Published online: 04 October 2021; doi:10.1038/s41586-021-03928-y Fault-tolerant circuits…

Author Correction: Transcriptional programs of neoantigen-specific TIL in anti-PD-1-treated lung cancers

Author Correction: Transcriptional programs of neoantigen-specific TIL in anti-PD-1-treated lung cancers Nature, Published online: 04…

Academia’s ableist culture laid bare

Academia’s ableist culture laid bare Nature, Published online: 04 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02695-0 Four group leaders…

This robot vapes for science

This robot vapes for science Nature, Published online: 04 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02679-0 A tabletop device…

Medicine Nobel goes to scientists who discovered biology of senses

Medicine Nobel goes to scientists who discovered biology of senses Nature, Published online: 04 October…

Colour me better: fixing figures for colour blindness

Colour me better: fixing figures for colour blindness Nature, Published online: 04 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02696-z…

BepiColombo gets first close-up look at Mercury

BepiColombo gets first close-up look at Mercury Nature, Published online: 04 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02685-2 The…

China’s clampdown on fake-paper factories picks up speed

China’s clampdown on fake-paper factories picks up speed Nature, Published online: 01 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02587-3…

How local communities helped polar scientists during the pandemic

How local communities helped polar scientists during the pandemic Nature, Published online: 01 October 2021;…

Without a password

Without a password Nature, Published online: 01 October 2021; doi:10.1038/d41586-021-02687-0 Making connections. Source: Nature

Genomics reveals a simple cause for newborns’ complex illness

Genomics reveals a simple cause for newborns’ complex illness Nature, Published online: 01 October 2021;…

Sleeping flies and climate anxiety — the week in infographics

Sleeping flies and climate anxiety — the week in infographics Nature, Published online: 01 October…

Space jellyfish and subterranean robots — September’s best science images

Space jellyfish and subterranean robots — September’s best science images Nature, Published online: 01 October…