Volume 607 Issue 7920

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Trapped meltwater affects mass loss of Greenland ice sheet p.659

An analysis suggests that ice geometry and flow speeds control how meltwater affects the slipperiness of the bed beneath the Greenland ice sheet. Changes in these conditions could therefore influence future ice-mass loss.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-01986-4

Evolution of thermoregulation as told by ear p.661

An analysis of fossil specimens of the inner ear helps to refine the timeframe of a key transition in vertebrate evolution — when our mammal-like ancestors began to regulate and maintain a high body temperature.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-01943-1

Quantum entanglement provides a key to improved security p.662

A cryptographic scheme offers a secure way of exchanging data using a phenomenon called quantum entanglement. The approach relies on special quantum correlations between particles that help to prevent tampering.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-01987-3