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  • Collection |

    This collection includes recent articles from across the Nature group of journals and showcases both the latest advances in the methodologies used to study genome organization, and our recent understanding of how genome organization and nuclear architecture regulate gene expression, cell fate and cell function in physiology and disease.
    Image: V. Summersby
  • Advertisement Feature |

    Huazhong Agricultural University (HZAU), with roots in the Hupeh Agricultural College founded in 1898, is one of China’s oldest schools of modern agriculture. Located in Wuhan, the capital of central China’s Hubei Province, this national key university has been leading the field for 120 years. Today, having developed distinctive disciplinary strengths in biology, horticulture/crop science, animal science, veterinary medicine, and agricultural/forestry economic management, HZAU seeks to meet sustainable development goals with advanced agricultural research and technologies. It is striving to become a world-renowned, research-intensive university with first-class disciplinary programmes and unique strengths.
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  • Collection |

    Image: Erin Dewalt, Lauren Robinson, David Schilter, Rachael Tremlett
  • Nature Outlook |

    Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia. For decades, researchers have sought a treatment to no avail, and our understanding of the condition is now being questioned.
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  • Special |

    Science moves forward by corroboration – when researchers verify others’ results. Science advances faster when people waste less time pursuing false leads. No research paper can ever be considered to be the final word, but there are too many that do not stand up to further study.
  • Nature Index |

    The US remains by far the largest producer of high quality Earth and environmental sciences research, but China’s output has grown rapidly since 2012 to take over second place from the United Kingdom
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  • Collection |

    This special shines a spotlight on five strong science centres in East Asia: Hong Kong, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea and Taiwan.
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  • Collection |

    Stem cells are well on their way into the clinic and can be used in a variety of applications, such as disease modelling, drug screening and for regenerative medicine. This collection showcases research articles, reviews and protocols from across the Nature journals to highlight the striking advances made in basic and translational stem cell research.
    Image: Miguel Quiros and Asma Nusrat
  • Insight |

    Remote. Pristine. Unyielding. Antarctica was once all three; now it is none. Humanity ravaged Antarctica’s marine ecosystems and now tempts catastrophic sea-level rise.
    Image: Camille Seaman
  • Collection |

    The Kavli Prize is awarded by a partnership between the Norwegian Academy of Sciences, the Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research and the Kavli Foundation recognizing seminal work of scientists in astrophysics, nanoscience and neuroscience
    Image: The Kavli Foundation / Enzo Finger Design
  • Spotlight |

    In the global race for high-tech excellence, a historic region of China is taking a prominent role on the international stage.
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