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01-28-2022
Gut microbe diversity may predispose people to long COVID
It is not uncommon for people to develop symptoms of ‘long COVID’ after recovering from SARS-CoV-2 infection. Also known as PACS (post-acute COVID-19 syndrome), this condition is familiar to scientists and medical practitioners by now, with as many as 3 out of 4 people presenting with at least one lingering symptom in the weeks and months after initial infection. The most common symptoms of PACS include fatigue, muscle weakness and sleep disturbance - but the potential causes of these symptoms are unknown. Some suggestions include an exaggerated...
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11-14-2016
Mangrove forests in the Everglades store carbon worth billions of dollars
When it comes to carbon storage, scientists have put a...
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11-14-2016
Australia ratifies Paris Agreement, pledges carbon emissions goals
Australia ratifies the Paris Agreement, a treaty to commit to lower...
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11-13-2016
Melting ice from 18,000 years ago may still cause Alps to grow
The Alps are growing at a rate of one to...
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11-13-2016
Cheatgrass invasion in western states terrorizes plant life
A cheatgrass invasion in the Western United States is mobilizing...
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11-12-2016
Climate change impact blamed for major changes to nature on Earth
Climate change impact on life on Earth is already underway,...
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11-12-2016
John Kerry lands in Antarctica, highest US official yet to visit
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is visiting Antarctica to...
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11-11-2016
Trump presidency spells concern for environmental protections
Donald Trump presidency spells concern for environmentalists – the months...
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11-11-2016
Sustainable street lights in Las Vegas to be powered by pedestrians
New sustainable street lights in Las Vegas are being planned...
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11-11-2016
Plastic bag ban in California enters third year as West ditches plastic
Californians upheld their two-year-old plastic bag ban on Tuesday, encouraging...
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11-10-2016
Electricity coalition pushes to lower carbon emissions in nine countries
An electricity coalition of power giants is working towards lowering carbon...
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11-10-2016
Cosmetic microbeads could be banned due to environmental risks
Cosmetic microbeads are more harmful to the environment than many...
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11-10-2016
EU ice age may be imminent – Little Ice Age on the way?
EU ice age could be imminent – is a “Little...
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