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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

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Southern platyfish (Xiphophorus maculatus)

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Compost Tea & Biochar Hydroponics - Plus the Results - Success!

Can you combine biochar and compost tea in Hydroponics. The answer is yes. I came up with this design and made a diy home system. This experiment...

Atlantic cod swim with pouting

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Spider building a web

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Cable car going up a mountain

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