The Innovation ¡ª published by Cell Press in partnership with members of the Youth Innovation Promotion Association (YIPA),a part of the Chinese Academy of Sciences¡ªis a new broad-scope, open access journal publishing basic and applied research that has impact for the benefit of society.
On the cover: Vivid life is everywhere in this blue planet. In this cover, four seasons are illustrated with diverse lives that are the traces of entire ecosystem circle. What a natural harmony! From birth to death, each species has its own life cycle and innate mechanisms decoded and to be decoded by scientists. The destiny of life cycle can be revealed by genome within a cell as the core of living beings. The more scientific discoveries about the core, the higher possibilities to disclose the truth of life. For sustainable development of our planet, it is important to build up one co-existing ecosystem for all living things.