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01-23-2022
Covid booster shots are highly effective against hospitalization
The Omicron variant is spreading all over the world at an alarming rate, reaching even the world’s most remote islands – many of which managed to stay protected from the coronavirus for over two years before this highly contagious strain hit.  However, the situation in several countries, including previous epicenters such as South Africa and the United Kingdom, suggests that the Omicron waves are much shorter and less damaging than the Delta ones, with case numbers rising rapidly to unprecedented highs and afterwards steeply declining, and hospitalizations...
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01-23-2022
Projected atmospheric rivers could drench East Asia
A growing collection of studies has shown that global warming...
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01-23-2022
Thecodontosaurus could run fast on its hind legs
A team of researchers from the University of Bristol has...
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01-23-2022
Albatrosses can dive much deeper than previously thought
A new study led by the University of Oxford has...
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01-22-2022
Sex differences are driven by genetic activity in the brain
According to a new study led by Stanford University and...
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01-22-2022
Lighted nets help protect endangered marine wildlife
New research published in the journal Current Biology has found...
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01-22-2022
Pomegranates contain an anti-aging substance
New research led by the University of Washington has found...
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01-21-2022
Pope criticized for comments on companion animals
Pope Francis has recently come under fire for his comments...
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01-21-2022
Mediterranean diet can lead to longer life
A new study shows that adults 65 and older who...
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01-21-2022
Focusing on your strongest skills can improve your outlook
The power of positive thinking came to the forefront in...
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01-21-2022
Mega iceberg released 152 billion tons of fresh water
A new study has revealed that the equivalent of 61...
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01-21-2022
Black-eyed peas could reduce the need for fertilizer
In a recent study from UC Riverside researchers investigated whether...
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01-21-2022
REM sleep may help protect against predator attacks
Since rapid eye movement (REM) sleep brings about brief, period...
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