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08-17-2022
Omicron: most people never knew they were infected
A new study led by the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles has found that the majority of people who were infected with the Omicron variant of SARS-CoV-2 did not even know they had the virus. By analyzing antibody levels of a group of 2,479 Cedars-Sinai healthcare workers and patients, the scientists discovered that, among the 210 individuals with new Covid antibodies, 56 percent were unaware of any recent infection. These findings suggest that the Omicron variant is indeed milder, often leading to asymptomatic cases, compared to...
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07-02-2021
The global issue of plastic trash nears a tipping point
Plastic trash is everywhere in the world today, found along...
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07-01-2021
New water disinfectant is millions of times more effective than alternatives
In a new study from Cardiff University, researchers are describing...
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07-01-2021
Last ice refuge of the Arctic may soon be gone
The region north of Greenland and the islands of the...
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06-30-2021
Harpy eagles may disappear as the Amazon forest is cleared
Harpy eagles are struggling to feed their young in heavily...
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06-30-2021
Good exercise habits may make up for lost sleep
Poor sleep and little to no exercise independently increase a...
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06-27-2021
Climate variability is driving more intense thunderstorms
Climate variability is driving more intense thunderstorms In a new...
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06-27-2021
Nearly 60 percent of all U.S. structures threatened by natural disasters
More than half of the structures in the United States...
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06-27-2021
Males are responsible for the genetic fitness of a population
Sexual competition among males important for maintaining genetically healthy populations....
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06-26-2021
Shocking UN report: The worst of climate change is yet to come
Millions of people worldwide will be suffering from starvation, disease,...
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06-25-2021
Eating chocolate in the morning may help you lose weight
Eating milk chocolate in the morning may lead to unexpected...
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06-25-2021
East Asia endured a coronavirus outbreak 20,000 years ago
East Asia endured a coronavirus epidemic 20,000 years ago, according...
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06-25-2021
"Dragon Man" may be our new closest relative
The largest human skull, the so-called Harbin cranium, sits in...
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