Volume 602 Issue 7897

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Ear anatomy traces a family tree for bats p.387

How should the bat family tree be arranged? Analysis of bats’ inner ear anatomy supports a previously proposed arrangement that was based on DNA analysis. The findings also shed light on the evolution of echolocation.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00051-4

The glowing dusty heart of a hidden quasar p.390

The torus of dust surrounding a quasar — a very luminous supermassive black hole that accretes matter from its surroundings — has now been captured with high-resolution infrared imaging.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00380-4

Atomic clouds stabilized to measure dilation of time p.391

Tests of relativity once required accurate clocks separated by thousands of kilometres. Optical techniques have now made such tests possible in an atomic cluster measuring no more than one millimetre in size.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00379-x