Volume 588 Issue 7837



News Features

News & Views

The changing face of birds from the age of the dinosaurs p.221

The fossil record traces the origin of the modern bird skull as birds evolved from their dinosaurian ancestors. Now the discovery of a bizarre fossil reveals a surprising diversion during this process of facial transformation.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-03260-x

Trade-offs for equitable climate policy assessed p.225

Computational models show that regionally varied prices for carbon emissions can greatly reduce the need for poor countries to receive financial assistance to tackle climate change, while still stabilizing global warming.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-020-03392-0