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Blood, Rats and Anticoagulants: The Story of Warfarin

The history of Warfarin is a surprisingly bloody one. Find out how this anticoagulant drug went from cow-killer to life-saver in this Nature Video animation.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on March 13, 2018. It is a Nature Video production.

March 16, 2018 — Nature Video

Axolotls: Saving a Strange Salamander

Axolotls are used to study cancer development and organ regeneration, but their numbers in the wild are dwindling. Conserving wild salamanders could be vital for research—and the future of this special species. This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on November 24, 2017. It is a Nature Video production.

November 29, 2017 — Nature Video

Smooth Surfaces Are a Bat Blind Spot

Glass and metal surfaces temporarily "blind" a bat by bouncing sound waves in the wrong direction, which sometimes results in a collision.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on September 7, 2017. It is a Nature Video production.

September 7, 2017 — Nature Video

Science in a Moon Shadow

The rare spectacle of a total solar eclipse has given scientists throughout history fleeting opportunities to delve into everything from the sun’s chemistry to Einsteinian relativity to Earth’s place in the solar system.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on August 16, 2017. It is a Nature Video production.

August 16, 2017 — Nature Video

Printing Glass

A new technique lets 3D printers create objects made of glass, which has optical and material advantages over traditional polymer.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on April 19, 2017. It is a Nature Video production.

April 19, 2017 — Nature Video
Why I Love AI

Why I Love AI

Artificial Intelligence has the potential to show us new ways to think about the natural world

February 21, 2017 — Caleb A. Scharf
Despair Not This Earth

Despair Not This Earth

Rational thinking, creativity and wonder are powerful tools in the universe

January 20, 2017 — Caleb A. Scharf

Senate Seat Races That Could Impact Science

In these final days before the 2016 election keep an eye on Maryland, New Hampshire and Missouri, where contested seats may have ramifications for science in the U.S.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on October 29, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

October 31, 2016 — Nature Video

Monkeys Can Make Stone Tools, Too

When these monkeys bang rocks together, they make stone flakes that resemble those archaeologists believe humans made two million to three million years ago.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on October 19, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

October 21, 2016 — Nature Video

"Try Catch Throw": A Science Fiction Motion Comic

Nature presented this illustrated science fiction story as part of its Science Fiction Special.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on September 20, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

September 25, 2016 — Nature Video

A Clone Alone No More: The 20-Year Legacy of Dolly the Sheep

The world’s most photographed ewe was born in Scotland on July 5, 1996. Nature Video talks to two of the researchers who created her.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on June 29, 2016. It is a Nature Video production. 

June 29, 2016 — Nature Video

Is There a Reproducibility Crisis in Science?

Nature asked 1,576 scientists for their thoughts on reproducibility. Most agree that there's a 'crisis' and over 70% said they'd tried and failed to reproduce another group's experiments.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on May 25, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

May 28, 2016 — Nature Video

Paralyzed Man Bypasses Arm Nerves to Move Hands with His Brain

After a broken neck left him quadraplegic Ian Burkhart was told he would never be able to use his hands. Now he can grasp a bottle and pick up a credit card by using a computer plugged directly into his brain. Special software is able to decode his thoughts and convert them into electrical signals in his hand, bypassing the damaged nerves in his spine. Now Ian has regained an amazing degree of control over his hand, each movement stimulated by his own thoughts.This video was reproduced with permission and was first published on April 13, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

April 13, 2016

Synchrotron Zooms Electrons around in a Circle 24 Hours a Day--Why?

A synchrotron is a high powered x-ray generator, running 24 hours day and night to provide high-frequency light beams for scientific research. In order not to waste any time or money the researchers make full use of every second they are allotted. Nature Video spends a day and a night at the European Synchrotron Radiation Facility to reveal the science that never sleeps.This article was reproduced with permission and was first published on March 29, 2016. It is a Nature Video production. 

April 6, 2016 — Nature Video
Where in the Universe?

Where in the Universe?

Guess what these images are and earn your stripes as a cosmic sightseer

February 27, 2016 — Caleb A. Scharf

Soft Robots

Inspired by the the octopus, engineers are creating robots that can twist their way around problems that rigid robots can’t handle.This article was reproduced with permission and was first published on February 3, 2016. It is a Nature Video production.

February 4, 2016 — Nature Video
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