Volume 596 Issue 7872



News Features

News & Views

Supersolids go two-dimensional p.348

Supersolids are exotic materials whose constituent particles can simultaneously form a crystal and flow without friction. The first 2D supersolid has been produced using ultracold gases of highly magnetic atoms.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-021-02191-5

Deranged chromatin drives uterine fibroid tumours p.349

A previously unknown subgroup of uterine fibroid tumours is driven by mutations that result in disruption of the DNA–protein complex chromatin. The findings could inform the management of this common condition.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-021-02005-8