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'Horizons' articles present experts' visions of the foreseeable future of a research theme. The articles are commissioned by Nature's editors, and usually published without peer review, given Nature's intention of capturing a respected individual perspective. The articles are intended to anticipate the future, but also to influence it.


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The possibility of impossible cultures

Marc D. Hauser

Nature 460, 190–196 (9 July 2009) doi:10.1038/460190a


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Synthesis at the molecular frontier

Paul A. Wender & Benjamin L. Miller

Nature 460, 197–201 (9 July 2009) doi:10.1038/460197a


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Biomarkers in psychiatry

Ilina Singh & Nikolas Rose

Nature 460, 202–207 (9 July 2009) doi:10.1038/460202a


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Toxicology for the twenty-first century

Thomas Hartung

Nature 460, 208–212 (9 July 2009) doi:10.1038/460208a


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Philip Campbell

Nature 451, 643 (7 February 2008) doi:10.1038/451643a


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Life, logic and information

Paul Nurse

Nature 454, 424–426 (24 July 2008) doi:10.1038/454424a


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A systematic look at an old problem

Thomas B. L. Kirkwood

Nature 451, 644–647 (7 February 2008) doi:10.1038/451644a


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Chemistry for everyone

Peter Murray-Rust

Nature 451, 648–651 (7 February 2008) doi:10.1038/451648a


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Building better batteries

M. Armand & J.-M. Tarascon

Nature 451, 652–657 (7 February 2008) doi:10.1038/451652a


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Evolution of anatomy and gene control

Georgy Koentges

Nature 451, 658–663 (7 February 2008) doi:10.1038/451658a


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Wiring up quantum systems

R. J. Schoelkopf & S. M. Girvin

Nature 451, 664-669 (7 February 2008) doi:10.1038/451664a