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Pressure on ARIA to juggle risk in the pursuit of breakthroughs
To elicit the most impact from science spending, the new UK funder will need to experiment judiciously
Elisabeth Jeffries | 14 September 2021
Online mentoring fills a gap for young researchers
Study finds that virtual programmes offer a useful pathway for careers in science.
Clare Watson | 14 September 2021
Google Scholar reveals its most influential papers for 2021
Early clinical observations of COVID-19 and its mortality risk factors among the most cited output, while a five-year-old AI paper continues to command attention.
Bec Crew | 24 August 2021
Machines learn to unearth new materials
Materials genome initiatives sift big data.
Neil Savage | 5 July 2021
High-performing places in the materials world
Four heavyweights and a rising star, in highlights.
Tanner Maxwell et al. | 5 July 2021
Finished your PhD? Six questions to ask yourself about what’s next
There is no single path to success, so here's a plan to help you choose.
Natalie Parletta | 13 October 2020
Nature Index 360°
Post-pandemic, fieldwork faces a remote future
COVID-19 is forcing researchers to rethink ways of amassing data.
Gemma Conroy | 25 August 2020
How young researchers can create lasting industry partnerships
Don’t wait for universities to facilitate connections. Here’s how to find the right people on your own timeline.
Bec Crew | 24 July 2020