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Volume 564 Issue 7736, 20 December 2018

One year. Ten stories.

As 2018 draws to a close, we once again select Nature’s 10—ten people who made a difference in research this year. The cover design highlights advances in studies of atom-thick materials with unusual properties. The image represents two graphene sheets offset by a ‘magic’ angle, an arrangement that can behave as a superconductor in certain conditions.

Cover image: JVG

This Week

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News in Focus

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  • Features

    • If you’re looking to move labs, countries or sectors this year, or seeking general career inspiration, here’s some advice from five researchers who featured in Nature Careers in 2018.

      • Chris Woolston

      Career Guide:

      Career Feature
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  • An unusual invitation.

    • John Gilbey
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Amendments & Corrections

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  • Conferences remain an essential part of any scientist's life.

    Career Guide
  • Long considered to be permanent, the extensive scarring found in livers with cirrhosis is now thought to be reversible.

    Nature Outline
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