Science — 2015/05/04

by shwolff

Today’s selection of articles includes:

  1. Managing eight arms“, by Peter Stern (Science). Kinematic analysis of how an octopus moves.
  2. Beyond graphene“, by Robert F. Service (Science). Forget 3D, 4D, etc. — 2D materials is a modern hotspot.
  3. Selective information routing by ventral hippocampal CA1 projection neurons“, by S. Ciocchi et al. (Science). Brain areas appear to communicate via directed signals.
  4. Proteomics reveals dynamic assembly of repair complexes during bypass of DNA cross-links“, by Markus Räschle et al. (Science). Insight into the proteins and timing involved in DNA replication of damaged chromatin (more precisely, DNA with interstrand cross-links).