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Watch this Orangutan and her baby cope with an unlikely enemy... Venomous Bees!

Nearly 8,000 square kilometers in the northern tip of Sumatra make up the Gunung Leuser National Park, one of the largest natural wildlife...

Inside ALS: The neurons behind the disease

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) is a neurodegenerative disorder that mainly affects the nerve cells (neurons), which control muscle movement....

How do you get to an exoplanet?

Exoplanets orbit distant stars, requiring an interstellar journey to reach them. Such a journey would take tens of thousands of years with current...

Nature Karaoke: Have Yourself a Merry Little CRISPR

Join Nature in some end-of-year cheer with this science parody of the Christmas classic. Grab your lab-mates and have a singalong! Performed by Kim...

Water in the shadows

In this video we visit some of the coldest, darkest places in our Solar System: craters in the polar regions of Ceres. Ceres is the largest...

Is a scientific career predictable?

Research on creativity has shown that people tend to produce their most important works when they are young. This is true for scientists too. But a...

Scientists' guide to the US election

How do Trump and Clinton feel about science? And which of the seats up for grabs in the Congress could influence the future of science in the US?...

Mitochondrial diseases

Mitochondrial diseases are a group of disorders caused by genetic mutations. In this animation, Nature Video finds out how these diseases arise,...

Where to put the next billion people

The world's population is set to increase by one billion by 2030. In this Nature Video, we take a look at where on Earth they are all going to...

No such animal with Dan Shechtman

Nobel Laureate Dan Shechtman describes the structure of quasi-crystals, the discovery of which won him the scorn of colleagues in the 1980’s and...

Common octopus (Octopus vulgaris)

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Eclipse science: Discoveries in the Moon’s shadow

A total eclipse of the sun is an awe-inspiring sight, but throughout history it has also inspired scientific research. Studying eclipses has led to...

Blue chromis (Chromis cyanea)

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Leopard seal and its kill

Author: Lauren Farmer License: Attribution 3.0 Unported (CC BY 3.0) https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/deed.en Description: Leopard seal...