Volume 616 Issue 7955

리서치 하이라이트




News Features

News & Views

Air pollution’s role in the promotion of lung cancer p.35

Air pollution is associated with the development of lung cancer. Analysis of clinical samples and mouse cancer models suggests that inflammation and a tumour-promotion process induced by polluted air are the major culprits.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-023-00929-x

Distant supermassive black holes spotted in galaxy merger p.37

Observations from five telescopes have revealed a pair of supermassive black holes in coalescing galaxies, farther from Earth than any such pair detected previously. This feat offers key insight into how galaxies form.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-023-00950-0

The medieval Moon unveils volcanic secrets p.38

Innovative use of medieval musings about the Moon has revealed that volcanic eruptions coincided with abrupt, global-scale cooling events. The approach is exciting from the perspective of climate scientists and historians alike.

doi: 10.1038/d41586-023-00850-3