Science’s picks for the most important discoveries of the year
Research identifies the brain region involved in navigating to specific destinations
Spherules seen in pits and cliffs could have clumped together to form 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko
NASA craft picks up plants in the act of photosynthesis
Science is a moving target. In addition to looking back on achievements of the previous year, the Breakthrough staff also hazards a few informed guesses about developments likely to make news in months to come.