Volume 578 Issue 7793



News Features

News & Views

Early climate models successfully predicted global warming p.45

Climate models published between 1970 and 2007 provided accurate forecasts of subsequently observed global surface warming. This finding shows the value of using global observations to vet climate models as the planet warms.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-00243-w

Brain tumours manipulate neighbouring synapses p.46

The growth of a brain tumour can be affected by the activity of its neighbouring neurons. The finding that such tumours send signals that boost connections between these neurons reveals a pathway that drives cancer growth.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-00137-x