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The first Americans: Clues to an ancient migration

An archaeological site in California may have opened up a whole new chapter in the history of humans in the Americas. Researchers claim the site...

Immunology wars: A billion antibodies

Our bodies can create billions of antibodies to fight off billions of potential diseases. But how do our immune systems turn a limited number of...

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...

Digital doctor: AI singles out skin cancer from photos

Can a computer recognise skin cancer? Andre Esteva and colleagues have trained a neural network to identify the difference between harmless moles...

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...

Paper and string: the DIY centrifuge

A centrifuge is a vital piece of kit for hospitals and labs across the world. But what if you could make one out of paper and string? The so-called...

Landmarks in Redditch, England

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Orange tabby cat grooming and purring close-up

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Bridge in Emmerich am Rhein, Germany.

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Antlion throwing the remains of its prey out of its pit

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Oystercatchers teaching their young to forage

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Male cuttlefish competing with each other

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Larva of Indian fritillary

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Watching Grass Grow

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