A simulated view of Pluto from 1800 km above its equator.

A simulated view of Pluto from 1800 km above its equator.

NASA/Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory/Southwest Research Institute

The best of 2015

Happy holidays from the news team at Science. In case you missed them, here is a roundup of our end-of-the-year news stories.

Breakthrough of the Year

Science picks the most important discoveries of 2015, plus areas to watch for 2016.

The top online news stories of 2015

A list of our favorite, most popular, and wackiest stories of the year.

The top ScienceInsiders of 2015 

From dangerous diseases to sexist peer reviewers, the stories you flocked to read.

The top images of 2015 

Some of our favorite images from the year.

Some of our favorite holiday-themed science stories

A roundup of holiday favorites from the past few years.

Follow News from Science

A 3D plot from a model of the Ebola risk faced at different West African regions over time.
dancing shoes