Volume 580 Issue 7801



News Features

News & Views

Predators on track for ocean protection around Antarctica p.34

Satellite tracking of marine predators in the Southern Ocean has revealed key ecological areas under disproportionate pressure from human activities. These results show the value of tracking data for informing conservation efforts.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-00640-1

Ghostly metabolic messages from dying cells p.36

Cell death by a process called apoptosis inhibits inflammation in surrounding tissue. The finding that dying apoptotic cells release a tailored cocktail of metabolite molecules reveals a way in which they influence their living neighbours.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-00641-0