Volume 605 Issue 7908

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Stretched skin cells divide without DNA replication p.31

Analysis of zebrafish larvae reveals that epithelial cells in their skin undergo tension-driven division without DNA replication. This allows rapid expansion, enabling the cells to cover the fast-growing organism.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00790-4

Mental replays enable flexible navigation p.35

While rats pause to eat or rest during navigation tasks, neuronal sequences in the brain are replaying routes around moving obstacles, allowing the animals to reach their goals even in changing environments.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-01035-0

Light moves artificial cilia to a complex beat p.37

The beating of hair-like structures that enable microorganisms to swim has been replicated in a polymer material that bends and twists with the help of light-sensitive molecular machines.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-01080-9

Virtual collaboration hinders a key component of creativity p.38

Experiments and fieldwork show that teams working together online produce fewer ideas than those collaborating in person — a first step towards answering the question of which modes of communication are generally best for creativity.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-00126-2