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2014: The year in science

2014 was a roller coaster ride for scientists. They celebrated the first mission to land on a comet -- and mourned the devastation wrought by the Ebola virus. Here, Nature rounds up the discoveries, stories and people that mattered in science this year.

Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech/SETI Inst.

Nature's 10

  • SPECIAL FEATURE: Nature's 10

    Nature profiles ten people who mattered in science this year: from Andrea Accomazzo, who steered the Rosetta mission to a distant comet, to Radhika Nagpal, who developed swarms of insect-like robots.

    Nature (18 December 2014)

The year in science

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