Volume 609 Issue 7925

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Standing up for the earliest bipedal hominins p.33

A leg bone and two arm bones of a hominin from Chad suggest that, seven million years ago, around the time that the human and chimpanzee lineages split, early hominins were bipedal but were also able to climb trees.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-02226-5

The search for eruption signals in volcanic noise p.36

A volcano that erupted with few precursory signals offers a test bed for seeking out ways of forecasting disaster — and a reminder that analysis on a global scale is necessary for a comprehensive understanding of volcanoes.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-02347-x

Immune cells use hunger hormones to aid healing p.39

Immune cells called monocytes have long been implicated in the killing of invading bacteria. However, a closer look reveals a surprising role for them: monocytes partner with a hormone to improve skin healing after bacterial infection.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-022-02105-z