Joe Biden names top geneticist Eric Lander as science adviser

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‘Can you work with less-qualified people?’ and 19 other curveball questions to navigate at industry interviews

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Feeling fit? A little more sweat could still help your heart

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A case of ‘stomach flu’ arms the microbiome against invaders

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‘A bloody mess’: Confusion reigns over naming of new COVID variants

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COVID curbed carbon emissions in 2020 — but not by much

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Daily briefing: Underwhelming trial results for leading Chinese COVID vaccine

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Author Correction: Suppression of a SARS-CoV-2 outbreak in the Italian municipality of Vo’

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Alarming COVID variants show vital role of genomic surveillance

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COVID reinfections are unusual — but could still help the virus to spread

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Accurate machine learning in materials science facilitated by using diverse data sources

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The power of a budget plan in grant writing

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Anti-ageing effects of protein restriction unpacked

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Daily briefing: Insects face ‘death by a thousand cuts’

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Dire wolves were the last of an ancient New World canid lineage

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Antarctic icebergs reorganize ocean circulation during Pleistocene glacials

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Chaperone-mediated autophagy sustains haematopoietic stem-cell function

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Structure and function of a neocortical synapse

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Repeat DNA expands our understanding of autism spectrum disorder

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UK science advisers: publish evidence behind COVID vaccine changes

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How to include Indigenous researchers and their knowledge

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How COVID unlocked the power of RNA vaccines

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Reshoring EU agriculture risks undermining SDGs

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Vaccine makers in Asia rush to test jabs against fast-spreading COVID variant

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“I was no longer pretending or hiding”: a trans scientist finds a lab to call home

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How can countries stretch COVID vaccine supplies? Scientists are divided over dosing strategies

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Sisters who kicked down the door of the US medical establishment

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A two-pronged attack on antibiotic-resistant microbes

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Daily briefing: 2020 was the joint hottest year ever recorded

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Sharper signals: how machine learning is cleaning up microscopy images

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Search for better COVID vaccines confounded by existing rollouts

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Daily briefing: Two arthritis drugs cut the risk of death from COVID

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Ice bathes Pluto in a blue haze

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How to make a 3D map of a genome — as it looks inside the cell

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Active retirement keeps me involved in science and helps others

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Could new COVID variants undermine vaccines? Labs scramble to find out

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Brain maps show how empathetic mice feel each other's pain

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Artificial intelligence accelerated by light

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The fortune teller of Kepler Station

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Single-defect phonons imaged by electron microscopy

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11 TOPS photonic convolutional accelerator for optical neural networks

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Genomic basis of geographical adaptation to soil nitrogen in rice

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An integrated space-to-ground quantum communication network over 4,600 kilometres

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Origins of structural and electronic transitions in disordered silicon

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Publisher Correction: Key role of chemistry versus bias in electrocatalytic oxygen evolution

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What the landmark Brexit deal means for science

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Rethinking travel in a post-pandemic world

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Europe’s ‘green deal’ and carbon dioxide removal

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Travails of an intrepid platypus counter

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Daily briefing: Apps predict your risk of catching COVID

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Will increasing traffic to the Moon contaminate its precious ice?

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Brilliant X-rays reveal what might be a new type of star

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Dredging up fish dinners does lasting damage to the sea floor

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Author Correction: An atlas of dynamic chromatin landscapes in mouse fetal development

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Landau quantization and highly mobile fermions in an insulator

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Audio long-read: Controlling COVID with science – Iceland's story

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Coronavirus diaries: an unexpected career experiment

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IspH inhibitors kill Gram-negative bacteria and mobilize immune clearance

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Astrocytes phagocytose adult hippocampal synapses for circuit homeostasis

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Superconducting qubit to optical photon transduction

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A genetic history of the pre-contact Caribbean

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How fake news about coronavirus became a second pandemic

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Complement genes contribute sex-biased vulnerability in diverse disorders

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What can you do to make your lab greener?

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Pandemic researchers — recruit your own best critics

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Publisher Correction: Intensive farming drives long-term shifts in avian community composition

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Coronavirus diaries: All the things we do not do

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The software that powers scientific illustration

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Coronapod: The overlooked outbreaks that could derail the coronavirus response

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Coronavirus blood-clot mystery intensifies

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First CRISPR test for the coronavirus approved in the United States

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How do children spread the coronavirus? The science still isn’t clear

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Isolation of SARS-CoV-2-related coronavirus from Malayan pangolins

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The pathogenicity of SARS-CoV-2 in hACE2 transgenic mice

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Ancient Andean cities boasted cosmopolitan residents

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Cyber-spinach turns sunlight into sugar

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A better way to ‘squeeze the vacuum’ could speed the search for gravitational waves

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Publisher Correction: Enhanced ferroelectricity in ultrathin films grown directly on silicon

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Multilayered mechanisms ensure that short chromosomes recombine in meiosis

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Statin therapy is associated with lower prevalence of gut microbiota dysbiosis

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Unmasking the Tully Monster: fossils help to tackle a decades-old mystery

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Mass spectrometry for future atomic clocks

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Millennial-scale hydroclimate control of tropical soil carbon storage

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Coronavirus in charts: historical funding for coronavirus research has been tiny

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Daily briefing: More than 1 billion people face unbearable temperatures within 50 years

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The sustained undermining of science by the EPA’s leaders is a travesty

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Let COVID-19 expand awareness of disability tech

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COVID-19 mental-health responses neglect social realities

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Rapid reconstruction of SARS-CoV-2 using a synthetic genomics platform

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Effect of non-pharmaceutical interventions to contain COVID-19 in China

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Screams on a Zoom call: the theory of homeworking with kids meets reality

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Author Correction: Maximizing and stabilizing luminescence from halide perovskites with potassium passivation

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Scores of coronavirus vaccines are in competition — how will scientists choose the best?

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A SARS-CoV-2 protein interaction map reveals targets for drug repurposing

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Five ways that Trump is undermining environmental protections under the cover of coronavirus

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Publisher Correction: Tunable correlated Chern insulator and ferromagnetism in a moiré superlattice

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Finding motivation while working from home as a PhD student during the coronavirus pandemic

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Whose coronavirus strategy worked best? Scientists hunt most effective policies

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Seeking mental-health help was the best thing I did at grad school

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