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  • News and Views |

    How Nature reported early heart-transplant operations in 1969, and a proposed use for prickly pears in 1919.

    Nature 569, 493
  • News and Views |

    How Nature reported restrictions on the use of DDT in 1969, and dubious evidence of life on Mars in 1919.

    Nature 569, 341
  • News and Views |

    How Nature reported an explanation for biological clocks in 1969, and a nature reserve in Tasmania in 1919.

  • Comments and Opinion |

    Einstein’s general theory of relativity is one of the most important accomplishments in the history of science. We reassess the importance of one of the expeditions that made its experimental verification possible — a story that involves a sense of adventure and scientific ingenuity in equal measure.

    • Luís C. B. Crispino
    •  & Daniel J. Kennefick
    Nature Physics 15, 416-419
  • News and Views |

    How Nature reported evidence of geological activity on the Moon in 1969, and the crippling effects of a freak snowstorm in 1919.

    Nature 569, 50